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Re: Widget URI tests

From: Marcos Caceres <marcosscaceres@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 26 Apr 2011 09:56:02 +0200
Message-ID: <BANLkTikfE2bXiUpfupF6DqjG9MFv0HkjJQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Bryan Sullivan <blsaws@gmail.com>
Cc: public-webapps@w3.org, Robin Berjon <robin.berjon@gmail.com>
On Wed, Mar 9, 2011 at 11:11 AM, Bryan Sullivan <blsaws@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I’m working to develop  some widget URI tests. I notice there is nothing yet
> linked from the pubstatus page.
> I’ve attached a widget which performs one simple test: verify if the
> window’s location.protocol attribute is “widget:”. This was modeled upon the
> widget interface tests. It passes under Opera 11.01.
> Looking into the other normative requirements, I’d like the group’s input on
> what other requirements in the Widgets URI spec would be considered
> high-priority  for an “Acid test” level of support validation.

I think making widget:// respond with http codes when resources are
not found would be a big help. This would allow widget:// to be used
with jQuery mobile and XMLHTTPRequest in general.

Marcos Caceres
Received on Tuesday, 26 April 2011 07:56:53 UTC

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