[webkit-dev] Can we remove Notification.show()?

Claudio Saavedra csaavedra at igalia.com
Thu Feb 7 04:51:21 PST 2013

On Mon, 2013-01-28 at 10:35 +0100, Andrew Wilson wrote:
> So, we've recently landed some fixes to address permissions handling
> for Notification.show(): http://trac.webkit.org/changeset/140927
> Turns out, the notifications specification does not have a show() API
> (the notification is automatically shown from the constructor
> -- http://notifications.spec.whatwg.org/#api). Does anyone have any
> objections to moving the show() API under the
> ENABLE_LEGACY_NOTIFICATIONS flag to bring us under compliance with the
> spec?

What's the status of this? Apparently it is still necessary to call
Notification.show() after a notification is created. Are you tracking
this in a bug report?


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