[whatwg] Menus, fallback, and backwards compatibility: ideas wanted

Anne van Kesteren fora at annevankesteren.nl
Fri Dec 2 12:54:43 PST 2005

Quoting Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt at lachy.id.au>:
> My phone's built in browser doesn't support javascript at all.  Users
> with limited or no JS support isn't just limited to those that choose 
> to disable it or accessibility clients.

Phones are an entirely different beast. If you want to build real applications
on phones you need javascript. It is most likely that the Web API WG will also
investigate in this area. (Opera already does cross document messaging (from
HTML5) on some mobile phones and XMLHttpRequest etc.)

Anne van Kesteren

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