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Re: Pre-fetch rough draft

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Tue, 06 Nov 2012 09:49:08 +0100
Message-ID: <5098CF04.2070404@gmx.de>
To: Sergey Nikitin <nop@yandex-team.ru>
CC: Michael Nordman <michaeln@google.com>, Mounir Lamouri <mounir@lamouri.fr>, public-webapps WG <public-webapps@w3.org>, chaals@myopera.com
On 2012-11-06 09:28, Sergey Nikitin wrote:
> On 05.11.2012, at 16:28, Julian Reschke wrote:
>>> Yes. Exactly.
>>> It's not about offline apps, it's about reducing loading time.
>> There's already the "prefetch" link relation that you could use.
> You need at least two pages to start prefetching.

Why two?

> And you can't prefetch anything for the first page.

Yes, you can. Just use the first page's metadata instead of a separate 
prefetch manifest,

> If you have single page application you can't prefetch.


> And it's not always possible for browser to visit a page (cookie/password protected).

It's always possible to "visit" the page; it just needs to return the 
relevant header fields.

> ...

Best regards, Julian
Received on Tuesday, 6 November 2012 08:56:24 UTC

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