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Re: Wiki for WebApps' Database, Storage, AppCache and related specs

From: Jeremy Orlow <jorlow@chromium.org>
Date: Thu, 3 Dec 2009 10:02:27 -0800
Message-ID: <5dd9e5c50912031002w1dfdf12ci448a316a9f282271@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Nikunj R. Mehta" <nikunj.mehta@oracle.com>
Cc: Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com>, public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>, Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org>
On Thu, Dec 3, 2009 at 5:32 PM, Nikunj R. Mehta <nikunj.mehta@oracle.com>wrote:

>
> On Dec 3, 2009, at 9:19 AM, Jeremy Orlow wrote:
>
> Thanks Art and Nikunj!
>
> Overall, I think it looks great.  There are a few things I'd suggest we
> change for WebStorage:
>
> StorageEvents should be mentioned.  They're actually one of the greatest
> strengths of the WebStorage API.
>
>
> You are right. I planned to include this in the comparison but the Ctrl + E
> key handler in the Wiki disturbed me enough times that I missed it. Now it
> has been added. Please take a look and change as you see fit.
>

Looks fine.


>
>
> Right now, there's a no for atomicity, concurrency-error-free operation,
> etc.  I think this at least deserves a * that explains this is only a
> problem with browsers that have multiple event loops and there is a solution
> that's spec'ed but not implemented.
>
>
> Fine by me.
>

I don't have write access to the page, otherwise I'd go ahead and fix it.
 Can you either give me write access (username jorlow) or do it?

> Also the text introducing the DataCache APIs introduction is right above
> the text of the AppCache's introduction.
>
>
> Is there a change you are proposing?
>

I'm pointing out a typo.


>
>
> Is there any chance this page could be linked from the various specs?
>
> Thanks,
> J
>
> On Wed, Dec 2, 2009 at 3:23 PM, Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com>wrote:
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>> A few weeks ago, WebApps' was asked "to rationalize and explain how the
>> [various Database-related] APIs fit together".
>>
>> Thanks to some good work by Nikunj, we now have a wiki for this purpose:
>>
>> [[
>> http://www.w3.org/2008/webapps/wiki/Database
>>
>> The purpose of this document is to provide a short summary regarding the
>> relationships between WebApps' database-related specifications. By
>> relationships in this context, we mean for example, are some specifications
>> complimentary, are some specifications competing, do any of the specs
>> specify overlapping functionality, etc. The summaries are high-level yet
>> they do articulate the key relationships between these specs.
>>
>> Status of this Document: this document is a Work In Progress and the
>> contents do NOT necessarily reflect the consensus of the WebApps Working
>> Group.
>>
>> ...
>>
>> ]]
>>
>> As with all of our wiki documents, all WG members are encouraged to update
>> and maintain this document.
>>
>> -Art Barstow
>>
>>
>>
>>
>
>   Nikunj
> http://o-micron.blogspot.com
>
>
>
>
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