[webkit-dev] Removing deprecatedFrameEncoding

Adam Barth abarth at webkit.org
Thu Jan 19 14:04:01 PST 2012

On Thu, Jan 19, 2012 at 1:38 PM, Geoffrey Garen <ggaren at apple.com> wrote:
>>> We don't typically add #ifdefs to cross-platform WebKit code solely to make different choices about web standards and web compatibility in different ports. (Have we ever done that before?) It strikes me as destructive to WebKit and the web to start doing so now. I'm strongly opposed to this option.
>> Really?
> Yes, really.
>>   https://lists.webkit.org/pipermail/webkit-dev/2012-January/019105.html
> The URL you pasted shows Jon removing a feature that isn't used by the web (not analogous to this situation), after no objection (not analogous to this situation), and proposing removing it for the whole project on the same grounds (consistent with the goals I've stated).

I'm not sure I understand the difference.

Anyway, thanks for taking the time to engage in this discussion.  I'm
going to write up a summary of the various points of view and propose
a path forward.


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