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Re: geolocation.clearWatchAll()

From: Doug Turner <doug.turner@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 3 Oct 2008 10:38:41 -0700
Cc: "Andrei Popescu" <andreip@google.com>, public-geolocation <public-geolocation@w3.org>
Message-Id: <655F8014-B7D7-4CCE-B9A5-0C780E22C697@gmail.com>
To: "Aaron Boodman" <aa@google.com>


On Oct 3, 2008, at 10:26 AM, Aaron Boodman wrote:

> On Fri, Oct 3, 2008 at 10:20 AM, Andrei Popescu <andreip@google.com>  
> wrote:
>> On Fri, Oct 3, 2008 at 6:19 PM, Aaron Boodman <aa@google.com> wrote:
>>> Part of the reason for the singleton structure of the Geolocation  
>>> API
>>> is compatibility with
>>
>> With? :)
>
> Sorry... computers suck.
>
> A design goal for the Geolocation was to support pages that have
> decoupled scripts running on them, such as widgets or third-party
> libraries like Prototype. It would be unfortunate for one such script
> to be able to affect another by using this API.


clearWatchAll() should be scoped by the js context it is called in.
Received on Friday, 3 October 2008 17:39:24 UTC

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