Re: [whatwg] Proposal: navigator.launchURL

On Sun, 13 Jul 2014, Adam Barth wrote:
> == Use Case ==
> A web site wants to launch an external protocol handler.  For example,
> a web site might want to launch PuTTY via the "ssh" scheme.'ssh://...');

I'll look at this in more detail in due course, but FWIW this appears to 
be more or less identical to a proposal from Microsoft about 18 months 

It's still not really clear what difference this API would have to, though.

Ian Hickson               U+1047E                )\._.,--....,'``.    fL       U+263A                /,   _.. \   _\  ;`._ ,.
Things that are impossible just take longer.   `._.-(,_..'--(,_..'`-.;.'

Received on Monday, 14 July 2014 17:43:13 UTC