Re: Beacon API

2013-02-18 Thread Reitbauer, Alois
Kesteren ann...@annevk.nl wrote: On Sat, Feb 16, 2013 at 11:36 AM, Reitbauer, Alois alois.reitba...@compuware.com wrote: The conversations this week were very helpful in deciding how to move forward. I second Jatinder's idea that we come up with a specification that describes in details what we

RE: Beacon API

2013-02-16 Thread Reitbauer, Alois
From: Jatinder Mann [jm...@microsoft.com] Sent: Saturday, February 16, 2013 12:50 AM To: Anne van Kesteren; Reitbauer, Alois Cc: public-webapps@w3.org Subject: RE: Beacon API I worry that overloading the ping attribute here may cause confusion and may not be well adopted

Re: Beacon API

2013-02-14 Thread Reitbauer, Alois
Some comments on the post: First I do not think we need special markup for this. Analytics tools will trigger this programatically. I am however not sure whether the update handler would really work. It does not solve the problem of the cancelled XHR requests. It will also not be enough to just

Re: Beacon API

2013-02-14 Thread Reitbauer, Alois
Anne, Some more details that should help to clarify: You are right we would not need any progress events and you are also typically not interested in the response. The server should normally reply only with a no content reply. Conceptually this reply would not be needed, however, HTTP requires

Re: Beacon API

2013-02-14 Thread Reitbauer, Alois
I think CORS might still be needed as the data is not necessarily posted to the origin server. The name unloadRequest might be a bit misleading as this functionality might be used in a non unload situation as well. I also agree on the script-only capability. // Alois From: Dave Methvin

Re: Beacon API

2013-02-14 Thread Reitbauer, Alois
On 2/14/13 11:04 AM, Anne van Kesteren ann...@annevk.nl wrote: On Thu, Feb 14, 2013 at 9:55 AM, Reitbauer, Alois alois.reitba...@compuware.com wrote: You are right we would not need any progress events and you are also typically not interested in the response. The server should normally reply

Re: Beacon API

2013-02-14 Thread Reitbauer, Alois
What exactly do you mean by failed. Was nobody interested in it? On 2/14/13 1:34 PM, Anne van Kesteren ann...@annevk.nl wrote: On Thu, Feb 14, 2013 at 12:28 PM, Reitbauer, Alois alois.reitba...@compuware.com wrote: I do not see how this relates to the ping. If I understand the Ping correctly