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[Widgets] URI spec needs HTTP responses and dereferencing model

From: Marcos Caceres <marcosscaceres@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 9 Jun 2011 12:29:41 +0100
Message-ID: <BANLkTinugg25A_iMicH=aYuGHqBOUtGG7w@mail.gmail.com>
To: public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
The current widget URI spec does not work with XHR and hence can't be
used with popular JS libraries like JQuery Mobile. This makes the URI
scheme basically useless for a massive number of use cases.

To fix it, the widget URI spec needs to respond with HTTP responses
when a URI is dereferenced... similar to what blob:// does:


Marcos Caceres
Received on Thursday, 9 June 2011 11:30:28 UTC

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