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RE: [Widgets A&E] Removing show() and hide()

From: Priestley, Mark, VF-Group <Mark.Priestley@vodafone.com>
Date: Thu, 16 Apr 2009 15:05:31 +0200
Message-ID: <0BE18111593D8A419BE79891F6C4690902D1F916@EITO-MBX01.internal.vodafone.com>
To: "Arve Bersvendsen" <arveb@opera.com>, <public-webapps@w3.org>

>-----Original Message-----
>From: public-webapps-request@w3.org 
>[mailto:public-webapps-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Arve Bersvendsen
>Sent: 16 April 2009 13:17
>To: public-webapps@w3.org
>Subject: [Widgets A&E] Removing show() and hide()
>The show() and hide() methods from the Widgets A&E 
>specification has a lot of potential to be abused, and 
>annoying.  In this sense, it should really be hidden behind a 
><feature> definitions, so a User Agent can optionally allow or 
>disallow the feature.
>With that in mind, I would propose dropping these two methods 
>from A&E, and leave them to later be specified as an extension.  
>Arve Bersvendsen
>Opera Software ASA, http://www.opera.com/
Received on Thursday, 16 April 2009 13:06:27 UTC

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