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Re: Devices as Virtual Web Services

From: Thomas Roessler <tlr@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 10 Feb 2010 13:25:42 +0100
Cc: Thomas Roessler <tlr@w3.org>, ext Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>, "public-device-apis@w3.org" <public-device-apis@w3.org>
Message-Id: <A907C07F-03FB-426D-A3A9-C65DEA2A8A7E@w3.org>
To: Frederick Hirsch <Frederick.Hirsch@nokia.com>
On 10 Feb 2010, at 13:22, Frederick Hirsch wrote:

> Running a local web server to have local access seems overkill, leading to the thought that both  might be necessary.

It's not clear that running a local web server of sorts is *that* heavyweight.

It's also not clear that one couldn't fake a web server within the browser (exposing the RESTFUL API to the JavaScript environment) without ever implementing an HTTP server in the process.
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