[whatwg] Offline Web Apps

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Fri Oct 12 12:16:25 PDT 2007

On Fri, 12 Oct 2007, Maciej Stachowiak wrote:
> The race-free approach would be to provide APIs to load resources only 
> from the cache and to error out immediately if the the request can't be 
> served locally.

That's what the offline caching system does right now for any URI not on 
the whitelist. We could have some sort of API (I'm not sure exactly what 
it would look like) to modify the whitelist, adding items temporarily or 

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