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Re: Web Storage & SQL

From: Robert Sayre <sayrer@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 11 Apr 2009 02:25:13 -0400
Message-ID: <68fba5c50904102325t3fdd5feo7e3e1656e809cd54@mail.gmail.com>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Cc: Nikunj Mehta <nikunj.mehta@oracle.com>, public-webapps@w3.org
On Fri, Apr 10, 2009 at 6:13 PM, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> wrote:
> There are many use cases, e.g. Google is interested in this to enable its
> applications to be taken offline. We recently released offline GMail using
> this SQL backend; one could easily imagine other applications like
> Calendar, Reader, Docs&Spreadsheets, etc, supporting offline mode.

These are so obfuscated they are basically closed source applications.
I have no problem with that, but their existence doesn't tell us that
much, since it's hard to see how they're actually using the proposed


Robert Sayre

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