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Re: Feedback on Quota Management API

From: Tobie Langel <tobie@fb.com>
Date: Mon, 4 Jun 2012 09:30:30 +0000
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
CC: Kinuko Yasuda <kinuko@chromium.org>, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>, "Web Applications Working Group WG" <public-webapps@w3.org>, Eric U <ericu@google.com>
Message-ID: <CBF24AE2.84CA2%tobie@fb.com>
On 6/4/12 11:17 AM, "Anne van Kesteren" <annevk@annevk.nl> wrote:

>On Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 11:01 AM, Tobie Langel <tobie@fb.com> wrote:
>> Finally, I feel it's slightly misleading to have an interface called
>> "info" which enables changes (through `requestQuota`). Wouldn't
>>"settings"
>> or similar be more appropriate? As in:
>>
>>    navigator.persistentStorageSettings.queryUsageAndQuota
>>    navigator.persistentStorageSettings.requestQuota
>>
>> Thoughts?
>
>That seems way long. navigator.storage would be better I think. Or
>even defining the relevant methods directly on navigator.

Agreed. Whether you're targeting persistent or temp storage still needs to
appear somewhere, however.

So it's either:

    navigator.persistentStorage.requestQuota

or:

    navigator.storage.requestPersistentQuota

or:


    navigator.requestPersistent(Storage)Quota

I'd favor the first one.

--tobie
Received on Monday, 4 June 2012 09:30:59 GMT

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