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Re: Adding Web Intents to the Webapps WG deliverables

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Thu, 22 Sep 2011 14:54:41 +0300
Message-ID: <CAJQvAucEctxEdfti6x0mWMZTYtttbFofQa1uppEJ9q=0rE3kGQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: public-webapps@w3.org
On Tue, Sep 20, 2011 at 6:53 AM, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> wrote:
> Why not just improve both navigator.registerContentHandler and
> navigator.registerProtocolHandler?
>
> In particular, why are intents registered via a new HTML element rather
> than an API?

Web Activities addresses this problem space without a new HTML element:
https://github.com/mozilla/openwebapps/blob/master/docs/ACTIVITIES.md

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Henri Sivonen
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Received on Thursday, 22 September 2011 11:55:20 GMT

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