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Re: Define window.orientation

From: Kenneth Rohde Christiansen <kenneth.christiansen@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 5 Nov 2013 12:23:49 +0100
Message-ID: <CAEC208t00L0NMn+sYawaNRtJUAiQzbdDAW0W9-An36ZLG-pnJg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Cc: public-geolocation@w3.org, WebApps WG <public-webapps@w3.org>, Marcos Caceres <w3c@marcosc.com>, "Kostiainen, Anssi" <anssi.kostiainen@intel.com>
They are somewheat different things. The former is basically a way to get
accelerometer info (useful for games etc) and the latter is about actual
OS(/Screen) orientation, in which the window.orientation (Browser
orientation) falls.

Kenneth


On Tue, Nov 5, 2013 at 12:03 PM, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl> wrote:

> It seems either http://dev.w3.org/geo/api/spec-source-orientation.html
> or https://dvcs.w3.org/hg/screen-orientation/raw-file/tip/Overview.html
> needs to define and standardize the proprietary window.orientation
> feature because not having it defined is a problem:
> https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=920342
>
> As an aside, any chance we could have those two drafts be a single
> draft covering that whole spectrum?
>
>
> --
> http://annevankesteren.nl/
>
>


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Kenneth Rohde Christiansen
Web Platform Architect, Intel Corporation.
Phone  +45 4294 9458 ﹆﹆﹆
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