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Re: DOM Dependency

From: Nadim Kobeissi <nadim@nadim.cc>
Date: Tue, 19 Feb 2013 17:21:30 -0500
Message-ID: <CAOZ60qB6Xjg+8YU7Bt9t0VgM7E0mg+LxLV+kS-FeQRcYfAHDAA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Ryan Sleevi <sleevi@google.com>
Cc: Anthony Nadalin <tonynad@microsoft.com>, "public-webcrypto@w3.org" <public-webcrypto@w3.org>, Alex Russell <slightlyoff@google.com>
Does this dependency affect the API's capability of working within a web
worker?


NK


On Tue, Feb 19, 2013 at 5:19 PM, Ryan Sleevi <sleevi@google.com> wrote:

> On Tue, Feb 19, 2013 at 2:10 PM, Anthony Nadalin <tonynad@microsoft.com>
> wrote:
> > Why is there a DOM dependency in the API specification?
> >
> >
>
> Because this is the _Web_ Crypto API, tasked with delivering an API
> suitable for conforming user agents.
>
> Among the many concepts we borrow are the notion of Events, Event
> Targets, dispatching events, and the lifetime model that is inherently
> linked to the DOM and HTML specifications.
>
> This dependency is reflected in Section 4.1 of our charter.
>
>
Received on Tuesday, 19 February 2013 22:22:19 GMT

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