[whatwg] Why SQL? was: Comments on updated SQL API

Dean Edwards dean at edwards.name
Tue Sep 25 18:09:50 PDT 2007

Andrew Fedoniouk wrote:
> I am not against new things really. It just appears as
> UA will look like Christmas tree one day.
> Each member of the family is adding their own stuff.
> And someone put there SQL engine because it happens to lie on the shelf
> nearby and granddad decide that his old canvas will also look cool
> there and so on.  For Christmas tree such decoration approach would work
> but for serious system design ...
> Client storage shall be as simple and universal as possible to be short.

I wonder about the term "SQL" appearing in HTML specs too..


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