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Re: [whatwg] Web Bluetooth API

From: Jeffrey Yasskin <jyasskin@chromium.org>
Date: Fri, 22 Aug 2014 21:27:28 -0700
Message-ID: <CANh-dXnKCzkHhidr4H0Mr3=cJi0neZLs+vdNWN=_+SueRrGTqg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Andreas Gal <andreas@mozilla.com>
Cc: Jeffrey Yasskin <jyasskin@chromium.org>, whatwg <whatwg@whatwg.org>
It's fairly similar to the BluetoothGatt API that was posted to
https://wiki.mozilla.org/B2G/Bluetooth/WebBluetooth-v2 yesterday. The
FFOS API provides more control over discovery and pairing, as is
appropriate for an API aimed at certified applications.

We have been actively communicating with the Mozilla team, especially
Shawn Huang and Marcos Caceres.

On Fri, Aug 22, 2014 at 6:38 PM, Andreas Gal <andreas@mozilla.com> wrote:
>
> Is this similar to the API we are implementing in FFOS/Gecko?
>
> Thanks,
>
> Andreas
>
> On Aug 22, 2014, at 7:33 PM, Jeffrey Yasskin <jyasskin@chromium.org> wrote:
>
>> We have a draft API for Bluetooth device access at
>> https://webbluetoothcg.github.io/web-bluetooth/, for which I'm planning to
>> send a Blink Intent to Implement email soon. The spec isn't really up to
>> web standard quality yet: we're planning to refine it as we get feedback
>> from implementation and experimental use. However, we'd still appreciate
>> any feedback this group has on the current draft.
>>
>> Feedback as issues at https://github.com/WebBluetoothCG/web-bluetooth/issues
>> will be easiest to incorporate. Feedback as replies to this email is still
>> welcome. Participation at
>> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-web-bluetooth/ is even more
>> welcome. :)
>>
>> Thanks,
>> Jeffrey Yasskin
>>
>> P.S. I'll ping Monday so this doesn't get lost over the weekend, but want
>> to give anyone a chance to comment early if you want.
>
Received on Saturday, 23 August 2014 04:28:12 UTC

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