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Re: [whatwg] Orientation event in Firefox

From: Marcos Caceres <marcosc@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 25 Sep 2009 00:37:44 +0300
Message-ID: <b21a10670909241437u341ec8d3n496238153f0380f2@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Robison, Clayne B" <clayne.b.robison@intel.com>
Cc: Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au>, Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com>, Dave Burke <daveburke@google.com>, Doug Turner <doug.turner@gmail.com>, "whatwg@whatwg.org" <whatwg@whatwg.org>, "public-device-apis@w3.org" <public-device-apis@w3.org>
2009/9/21 Robison, Clayne B <clayne.b.robison@intel.com>:
>> Simon Fraser:
>> > What you're talking about here is getting data from the
>> > accelerometer to describe arbitrary positions, so I think it would
>> > be clearer if these were called "accelerometer" events, or something
>> > else that distinguishes them from the usage that only applies to the
>> > cardinal angles.
>> What about “attitude”?
> Or perhaps "movement"?

Are all these values in some kind of range and/or scale? I wonder if
they can be abstracted to scale, sensitivity, min, max, etc.

Marcos Caceres
Received on Thursday, 24 September 2009 21:38:25 UTC

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