Re: [widgets] Does anyone still care about Widget Updates?

On Mon, 22 Oct 2012 15:37:51 +0200, Scott Wilson  
<> wrote:

> On 20 Oct 2012, at 13:12, Arthur Barstow wrote:
>> For various reasons, a Candidate Recommendation of Widget Updates was  
>> never published, although the CfC to do so passed and the ED is  
>> prepared as such [widget-updates].
>> Since no one has raised this as an issue, I would like feedback on what  
>> we should do with this spec. The main options are: 1) to stop work (and  
>> publish a WG Note); 2) to move forward with the CR.
>> I don'tthink it makes much sense to move the spec to CR if we do not  
>> have  commitments for at least two independent implementations of the  
>> CR. Therefore, Implementors should please speak up if they willcommit  
>> to implementing this CR.
> Its implemented in Apache Wookie from version 0.13.

It's implemented in Opera extensions, and in their extension server set  
up, although I don't have a lot more details to hand. I'll ask Opera if  
they can provide more info.



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