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Re: [quota-api] API change suggestions

From: Kinuko Yasuda <kinuko@chromium.org>
Date: Tue, 11 Sep 2012 19:29:07 +0900
Message-ID: <CAMWgRNah3Hk9N=Kvy1-9+AO6rE_mkvMr=pwBuVYxjmMbPe4jmg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Tobie Langel <tobie@fb.com>
Cc: "public-webapps@w3.org" <public-webapps@w3.org>
On Tue, Sep 11, 2012 at 6:43 PM, Tobie Langel <tobie@fb.com> wrote:

> On 9/11/12 11:13 AM, "Kinuko Yasuda" <kinuko@chromium.org> wrote:
>
> >I think I like this idea, but I'm also concerned with the fact that
> >Chromium has been shipping Quota API some time now and there're some
> >consumers of the old API.
>
> Wasn't aware. Does't seem to be in Chrome, even prefixed, however.


It's prefixed, and based on the previous (original) proposal.

The API looks like:
window.webkitStorageInfo.queryUsageAndQuota(...)

We're planning to migrate to the new API when the new proposal gets
mature/stable.

 >Since we've already made several changes in the API there's no reason
> >that we cannot make further changes, but I want to be a bit conservative
> >about this.
>
> Sure. Is the existing implementations based on the current Editor's draft
> of the spec on previous material?
>
> >I would like to examine: if we have obvious pros/cons in the current and
> >proposed API (like feature detection in the past API changes), and also
> >would like to wait a bit more to see if anyone has feedbacks/comments.
>
> Absolutely.


Thanks!


>
> --tobie
>
>
>
Received on Tuesday, 11 September 2012 10:29:58 GMT

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