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[whatwg] api for fullscreen()

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Thu, 17 Dec 2009 06:12:28 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0912170611460.15825@hixie.dreamhostps.com>
On Wed, 16 Dec 2009, Michael Dale wrote:
>
> It would be really nice if the html5 spec supported a javascript call to 
> set a target window to fullscreen. The browser would then issue a 
> security warning at the top of the page (similar to pop-ups) and then 
> the user could grant that domain permission to go full-screen.

Why would that be better than the user just telling the UA to make the 
page full-screen directly?

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