Re: Charter addition proposal: screen orientation lock


On Mon, Jan 30, 2012 at 6:32 PM, Mounir Lamouri <> wrote:
> This is what I meant by "not a MUST", so I guess we agree :)

Perfect! :)

>  > We need this to be tied together in some way, so that it is possible to
> > click on say, a video element and have to animate entering fullscreen
> > and rotating at the same time. Doing these two transitions separately,
> > would look pretty bad (at least animated).
> Sounds interesting. Maybe we could extend the fullscreen API later.
> However, we shouldn't force authors to use the fullscreen API to lock
> the screen.

That is fine with me, but it would be great to cover as many use cases as
possible early on, so that we don't end up patching things to work well


Kenneth Rohde Christiansen
Senior Engineer
Nokia Mobile Phones, Browser / WebKit team
Phone  +45 4093 0598 / E-mail kenneth at webkit. <>org ﹆﹆﹆

Received on Monday, 30 January 2012 20:23:18 UTC