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Re: Timesheets - UA Capability Detection

From: Jeff Schiller <codedread@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 8 Apr 2008 00:50:22 -0500
Message-ID: <da131fde0804072250i1ee98acfi92c3335a5e9266f1@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-smil@w3.org
Cc: cam@mcc.id.au
Thanks, Cameraon for the suggestion.

SYMM Working Group,

Can we have a response on this?  I think the feature string hasFeature()
check is a good idea, but the feature string would need to be defined in the
spec.  "org.w3.smil.timesheet" ?

Thanks,
Jeff

On Wed, Apr 2, 2008 at 6:15 PM, Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au> wrote:

>
> Hi Jeff.
>
> Jeff Schiller:
> > Is there a standard, recommended technique for detecting browser
> capability
> > when it comes to SMIL?  You may be aware of the FakeSmile library:
> > http://leunen.d.free.fr/fakesmile/
> >
> > I would like to see hwo hard it would be to implement support for SMIL
> > Timesheets 1.0 into this library, but I would like to 'future-proof' the
> > library such that if (when) browsers start supporting it natively that
> the
> > script does not run.
>
> A DOM feature string sounds like the way to go, here, so you could do:
>
>  if (document.implementation.hasFeature("Timesheets", "1.0"))
>      …
>
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