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Re: [whatwg] Proposal: Wake Lock API

From: Marcos Caceres <w3c@marcosc.com>
Date: Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:56:05 -0400
To: Nils Dagsson Moskopp <nils@dieweltistgarnichtso.net>, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Message-ID: <etPan.53f38fb5.643c9869.1070@Marcoss-MacBook-Pro.local>
Cc: WHAT Working Group <whatwg@lists.whatwg.org>, Mounir Lamouri <mounir@lamouri.fr>, Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>


On August 19, 2014 at 11:16:19 AM, Nils Dagsson Moskopp (nils@dieweltistgarnichtso.net) wrote:
> "Tab Atkins Jr." writes:
> > This solves the GC and locking issues (the latter by delegating state
> > management to CSS, which everyone already knows to use).
>  
> It would also make it easily possible to express logic similar to “do
> not power off the screen immediately after a video is playing” in UA or
> even user stylesheets in a no-nonsense and clearly interoperable way.
>  
> A CSS solution could also limit abuse if it included a “max-wake-lock”
> property.

Can you describe what you mean here in a bit more detail? 
Received on Tuesday, 19 August 2014 17:56:38 UTC

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