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Re: Joystick support

From: Olli Pettay <Olli.Pettay@helsinki.fi>
Date: Thu, 25 Aug 2011 14:17:26 +0300
Message-ID: <4E562F46.30809@helsinki.fi>
To: Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>
CC: Paul Bakaus <pbakaus@zynga.com>, Scott Graham <scottmg@chromium.org>, "public-webapps@w3.org" <public-webapps@w3.org>, "public-device-apis@w3.org" <public-device-apis@w3.org>
On 08/25/2011 12:54 PM, Robin Berjon wrote:
> Hi all,
> On Aug 25, 2011, at 10:49 , Paul Bakaus wrote:
>> We should definitely open it up for a broader discussion. I think
>> the right place for the discussion might be the new device apis WG,
>> which I've cc'ed.
> It certainly feels like such an API would find a logical home in
> Device APIs.

I'd say WebEvents WG would be more logical place for Joystick API,
Joystick is just another input device, like touchscreen.

But I don't really care in which WG the standardization is done.


> It's a shame that it didn't come up a little earlier
> since we just finished rechartering and it's not on our list of
> deliverables. That being said, if there's support for doing this work
> (in the form of people willing to put in the work of writing the spec
> and implementers willing to prototype and provide feedback) I'd be
> very happy to talk about finding it a home (in DAP or elsewhere).
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