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Re: [widgets] Declarative support for a widget's metadata

From: Marcos Caceres <marcosc@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 16 Mar 2009 12:57:18 +0100
Message-ID: <b21a10670903160457u45b56590tc8e99a94f8018aab@mail.gmail.com>
To: Scott Wilson <scott.bradley.wilson@gmail.com>
Cc: Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com>, public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
2009/2/23 Scott Wilson <scott.bradley.wilson@gmail.com>:
> So if a <preference> value is declared, there needs to be good guidance for widget developers on what to expect - e.g. if you specify <preference name="x" value="y"> in the manifest, don't always assume that this will be set by the engine, and have your JS able to handle getPreference("x") returning null and not "y".

No, we will make it a MUST that preferences shows up at runtime (at
least on first run) as part of the  Storage object.

Kind regards,

Marcos Caceres
Received on Monday, 16 March 2009 11:58:05 UTC

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