[webkit-dev] Feature Request: Dynamic Application Cache
rniwa at webkit.org
Sun Nov 18 11:38:40 PST 2012
WebKit is a browser engine. Each vendor (e.g. Apple & Google) decides which
feature to ship in their browser. Even if you added a feature to WebKit,
there is no guarantee that browsers that use WebKit will ship with the
Also, we tend not to accept a new Web-exposed feature unless it has been
discussed and a rough consensus has been reached on standards mailing lists
(e.g. W3C, whatwg).
- R. Niwa
On Sunday, November 18, 2012, sridharn wrote:
> Oops! didn't realize that .. I was planning to make the changes myself to
> webkit (I'm totally new btw) so that at least I can use it in
> my environment but wanted to understand the current state and/or how to go
> about in case there is an acceptable method so that the changes can be
> pulled into the mainline in case everything works out ..
> On Sun, Nov 18, 2012 at 1:15 PM, Maciej Stachowiak [via Mac OS Forge] <[hidden
> email] <http://user/SendEmail.jtp?type=node&node=200396&i=0>> wrote:
>> Feature requests are off-topic for this mailing list (at least, if it's
>> not a feature you plan to implement yourself). This topic for this list is
>> development of WebKit.
>> On Nov 17, <a href="tel:2012" value="+9722012" target="_blank">2012, at
>> 7:47 AM, sridharn <[hidden email]<http://user/SendEmail.jtp?type=node&node=200344&i=0>>
>> > Any updates / plans for this feature ?? I do agree with Stefan on this
>> > I've been banging my head on how
>> > to cache video files using html 5 storage features and there just
>> > seem to be a straightforward way
>> > (they all are currently intended for small size text / mobile webkit
>> > support file system and blah blah)
>> > to do that and feel appcache is cleaner way going forward too for media
>> > files ..
>> > Also, mobile webkit (chrome/safari in ios4) don't seem to appcache mp3
>> > (~5MB) .. Is this a known issue ?
>> > This should hopefully go away once the dynamic mechanism is added I
>> hope ..
>> > --
>> > View this message in context:
>> > Sent from the Webkit mailing list archive at Nabble.com.
>> > _______________________________________________
>> > webkit-dev mailing list
>> > [hidden email] <http://user/SendEmail.jtp?type=node&node=200344&i=1>
>> > http://lists.webkit.org/mailman/listinfo/webkit-dev
>> webkit-dev mailing list
>> [hidden email] <http://user/SendEmail.jtp?type=node&node=200344&i=2>
>> If you reply to this email, your message will be added to the
>> discussion below:
>> To unsubscribe from Feature Request: Dynamic Application Cache, click
> View this message in context: Re: Feature Request: Dynamic Application
> Sent from the Webkit mailing list archive<http://mac-os-forge.2317878.n4.nabble.com/Webkit-f163974.html>at Nabble.com.
- R. Niwa
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the webkit-dev