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Re: Feedback on Quota Management API

From: Eric U <ericu@google.com>
Date: Wed, 30 May 2012 12:03:03 -0700
Message-ID: <CAHvSExdz9pyjLbECmPOq5ebVVRtqzhM_EyELDkcEjQJwYhcvQw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Cc: public-webapps@w3.org
On Wed, May 30, 2012 at 11:59 AM, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu> wrote:
> On 5/30/12 2:05 PM, Eric Uhrhane wrote:
>> How about "session", which is guaranteed to go away when the browser
>> exits
> Should it go away if the browser crashes (or is killed by an OOM killer or
> the background process killer on something like Android) and then restarts
> and restores the session?
> Should it go away if the user has explicitly set the browser to restore
> sessions and then restarts it?

Off the top of my head, I dunno.  I was just giving examples to
explain that "I can't think of any other storage types" isn't a very
solid argument that there will never be any more.  I'm not actually
proposing that we implement any of these at this time.

Also, having read Robert's blog post now, I think he makes some good
points, especially w.r.t. feature detection.
Received on Wednesday, 30 May 2012 19:03:50 UTC

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