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[whatwg] Installed Apps

From: Aryeh Gregor <Simetrical+w3c@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 4 Aug 2009 13:21:54 -0400
Message-ID: <7c2a12e20908041021p6e706375j9d54a4554a71c90b@mail.gmail.com>
On Tue, Aug 4, 2009 at 12:48 PM, Drew Wilson<atwilson at google.com> wrote:
> Yeah, this is an interesting idea, although I'm envisioning apps that
> support offline use requiring what amounts to a sync process with
> app-specific conflict resolution, etc - I think this would be difficult to
> support with this kind of general platform. But, agreed, this is better than
> nothing - at the very least, an application could use it to sync down
> changes to a "staging area" for later resolution once the app itself starts
> up.

It could also be resolved server-side, if the requests are allowed to
provide info about what data the client already has.
Received on Tuesday, 4 August 2009 10:21:54 UTC

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