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[whatwg] Why won't you let us make our own HTML5 browsers?

From: Bjartur Thorlacius <svartman95@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 01 Feb 2012 23:24:24 -0000
Message-ID: <op.v80wmxu0ewg2x1@bxr>
On Wed, 01 Feb 2012 05:00:04 -0000, Brett Zamir <brettz9 at yahoo.com> wrote:
> It would let anyone with web skills to have full creative control over  
> the browser UI which they can in turn easily share with others  
> regardless of the host browser those people are using, and without the  
> hassle of building and packaging browser-specific add-ons or  
> executables, or forcing users to manage these executables. The facility  
> of allowing such a tool to be written in a standard cross-browser  
> language would encourage experimentation and choice, and ultimately, I  
> believe, better and more tailored user experience.
>
Am I correct in understanding your request as being for a standard browser  
engine API, secure sandboxing and better package management?
Received on Wednesday, 1 February 2012 15:24:24 UTC

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