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[manifest] URL Scope and priorities, was Re: [manifest] Update and call for review

From: Marcos Caceres <w3c@marcosc.com>
Date: Tue, 27 May 2014 15:14:03 -0400
To: Ben Francis <bfrancis@mozilla.com>
Cc: public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
Message-ID: <etPan.5384e3fc.19495cff.3434@Marcoss-MacBook-Pro.local>


On May 27, 2014 at 9:19:45 AM, Ben Francis (bfrancis@mozilla.com) wrote:
> > I think a particular problem with having no defined scope for  
> apps is when you want to hyperlink from one web app to another.  
> A hyperlink with no specified target window will always open  
> in the browsing context of the current app, regardless of whether  
> the URL belongs to another app or web site. That means that the  
> level of browser chrome you get when following a hyperlink (as  
> well as the orientation of the page and the title and icon shown  
> in the task switcher etc.) depends on where you navigated from  
> rather than where you navigated to.
>  
> I would like to see some way to define the scope to which an app manifest  
> applies, so that the user agent knows which URLs belong to which  
> apps and therefore what display properties to use for a given  
> URL.

I strongly agree that we need to prioritize: 
https://github.com/w3c/manifest/issues/114

The CSP stuff is also pretty important. Would like to see that also prioritized above other things.  
Received on Tuesday, 27 May 2014 19:14:34 UTC

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