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[whatwg] [notifications][editorial] tweaking the "Activating a notification" window.focus() note

From: Edward O'Connor <eoconnor@apple.com>
Date: Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:10:36 -0700
To: whatwg@lists.whatwg.org
Message-id: <m261m898gj.fsf@eoconnor.apple.com>
Hi,

In ยง4.6 Activating a notification, there's a note that currently reads

    "User agents are strongly encouraged to make window.focus() work
    from within the event listener for the event named click as a means
    of focusing the browsing context related to the notification."

This note assumes that the UA doesn't automatically focus the browsing
context when a notification is activated. (Safari on OS X is one example
of a UA which does this.) The note should be adjusted so that readers
understand that calling window.focus() may not be necessary on some
combinations of UA and system notification service.


Ted
Received on Wednesday, 16 April 2014 23:11:08 UTC

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