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Re: Orientation lock still needed?

From: Boaz Sender <boaz@bocoup.com>
Date: Wed, 15 Feb 2012 11:35:34 -0500
Message-ID: <CAHx3Khc2zpAu1FoGENZfRzSkxLcuVU7jhgZGWEU3Dg_qoTZuPg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Paul Bakaus <pbakaus@zynga.com>
Cc: Erik Möller <emoller@opera.com>, Vincent Scheib <scheib@google.com>, "public-games@w3.org" <public-games@w3.org>
On Wed, Feb 15, 2012 at 4:24 AM, Paul Bakaus <pbakaus@zynga.com> wrote:

> Hi everybody,
> Meta viewport and orientation lock are entirely separate feature sets.
> Orientation lock is very much needed, and I have good news: It has been
> added to the WebApps charter:
> http://www.w3.org/2008/webapps/wiki/CharterChanges
> (http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/screen-orientation/raw-file/tip/Overview.html). I
> don't think people agree on the API yet, but at least, everybody agrees
> it's needed.

Sorry Vincent, it looks like I got confused. The JS API for screen
orientation state and locking is what we need.

I've also heard talk of a CSS based approach, not sure what that looks
like, or if it makes sense. I prefer a JS interface.

Thanks for cleating that up Paul/Erik!

Boaz Sender
Received on Wednesday, 15 February 2012 16:36:22 UTC

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