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Re: [sensors] Add API for requesting permission (#388)

From: Anssi Kostiainen via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 27 May 2019 13:32:46 +0000
To: public-device-apis-log@w3.org
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@rwaldron, the list of sensors some implementers _may_ want to gate behind a permission is basically all the concrete sensors that subclass `Sensor`: https://www.w3.org/das/roadmap

Currently "legacy" `DeviceOrientationEvent` and `DeviceMotionEvent` are [behind a permission gate on iOS](https://w3c.github.io/deviceorientation/#id=permission-model) and [Chrome is WIP](https://crbug.com/947112), while the corresponding modern APIs are not.

@rakuco @reillyeon can probably comment on Chrome's permission-related plans for the APIs that subclass `Sensor`.

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