[webkit-dev] Adding the Vibration API to WebCore

Hajime Morrita morrita at chromium.org
Sun Jan 29 23:14:33 PST 2012


The first patch for this feature is almost ready:
https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=72010 But I found that there
is not so positive atmosphere here.

Considering the feature is small and isolated enough and This API can
be taken as a sort of Cookie for LocalStorage in the context of
Gamepad API comparison, I personally feel that this change is OK to

Please let this thread know if there are any concern or objection,
otherwise I'll r+ this in this week. Also, if the author of original
proposal has any discussion around the points that Adam and Simon
raised, it would be helpful to drop it here for supporting this to


On Fri, Nov 11, 2011 at 7:37 AM, Simon Fraser <simon.fraser at apple.com> wrote:
> On Nov 10, 2011, at 5:57 AM, 권기홍 wrote:
>> Hi webkit-dev.
>> I want to let you know that I plan to add the Vibration API to WebKit.
>> (http://dev.w3.org/2009/dap/vibration/)
>> This support will be behind the ENABLE_VIBRATION feature define.
>> see : https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=72010
>> Spec is not mature because it's recently added.
>> But Mozila is already implemented this.
>> I'm going to support this until finishing both the spec and patch.
>> If you have any comment, please let me know.
> For game pads that have vibration feedback, there's obviously a tie-in with the joystick API here:
> <https://lists.webkit.org/pipermail/webkit-dev/2011-August/017757.html>
> Simon
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