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Re: CfC Re: Charter addition proposal: screen orientation lock

From: Mounir Lamouri <mounir@lamouri.fr>
Date: Wed, 15 Feb 2012 07:21:23 -0500
Message-ID: <4F3BA343.6020501@lamouri.fr>
To: public-webapps@w3.org
On 02/15/2012 04:29 AM, Tobie Langel wrote:
>> In the Screen Orientation API draft, I don't see any references to
>> locking. Is this by design?
> 
> It's in the abstract:
> 
> "The Screen Orientation API's goal is to provide an interface for web
> applications to be able to read the screen orientation state, to be
> informed when this state changes and to be able to lock the screen
> orientation to a specific state."
> --http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/screen-orientation/raw-file/tip/Overview.html

I only wrote the reading part for the moment because there are still
some discussions in Mozilla's WebAPI mailing list [1] about the locking
part. When the specification draft will be complete, I will send a
message here.

[1] https://www.mozilla.org/about/forums/#dev-webapi

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Mounir
Received on Wednesday, 15 February 2012 12:21:50 GMT

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