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Re: Pre-fetch rough draft

From: Mounir Lamouri <mounir@lamouri.fr>
Date: Tue, 30 Oct 2012 22:58:31 +0100
Message-ID: <50904D87.7070601@lamouri.fr>
To: public-webapps@w3.org
CC: chaals@myopera.com
On 10/30/2012 10:22 AM, Charles McCathieNevile wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> I mentioned this and it's somethign we are working on.
> 
> Basic idea: site provides list of resources that it uses and can be
> cached for general improvements on the whole site. (We're seeing
> load-time improvement from 50% - 300% in our testing. We are using it on
> sites - mail.yandex.ru/prefetch.txt has an example).
> 
> The draft "spec" here is still very rough, but it shows what we've
> implemented and some of what we think it is good for.
> 
> This is meant as input to the appcache/packaging/etc discussion, and may
> or may not be something this group takes on.

At a first glance, it seems that appcache could do the same things.
Which use cases appcache can't currently solve? In the process of fixing
appcache, it could be interesting to add those use cases.

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Mounir
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