W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-webapps@w3.org > January to March 2010

Re: Window id - an idea to make multi page web application easier

From: Sebastian Hennebrueder <usenet@laliluna.de>
Date: Fri, 12 Feb 2010 14:11:52 +0100
Message-ID: <4B755398.8010609@laliluna.de>
To: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
CC: Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com>, public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
Maciej Stachowiak schrieb:
> On Jan 29, 2010, at 6:36 AM, Sebastian Hennebrueder wrote:
> 
>> Arthur Barstow schrieb:
>>> Sebastian, All,
>>> On Jan 18, 2010, at 10:54 AM, ext Sebastian Hennebrueder wrote:
>>>> About half a year ago I came up with an idea to add a unique window id
>>>> as request header to each browser request. I published this initially on
>>>> my website
>>>> http://www.laliluna.de/blog/2009/05/19/browser_feature_request.html
>>>>
>>>> Now, I have stumbled upon the WebApps Working Group and would like to
>>>> introduce this here as well.
>>> WebApp'ers - does anyone have any feedback for Sebastian? Would this "idea" be more applicable to HTML5?
>>> -Art Barstow
>> Hi Art,
>>
>> thank you for the feedback.
>> HTML 5 defines precise scopes for per window or per browser which can be used by JavaScript.
>> The missing bit is to pass a window id to the server with the HTTP request. I don't know to which spec this actually belongs to.
>>
>> I am hoping that people here can help me or finally convince me that my idea is useless.
> 
> I think this request would be more appropriate for HTML5, yes. Please bring it to the HTML WG or WHATWG.
> 
> Regards,
> Maciej
> 
Thank you to both of you.

I started a discussion on the what wg list and somebody added a nice 
idea to provide an interface to the local storage / session storage from 
the server side.

http://lists.whatwg.org/htdig.cgi/whatwg-whatwg.org/2010-February/024979.html


-- 
Best Regards / Viele Gre

Sebastian Hennebrueder
-----
Software Developer and Trainer for Hibernate / Java Persistence
http://www.laliluna.de
Received on Friday, 12 February 2010 13:12:27 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 26 March 2013 18:49:37 GMT