[whatwg] Geolocation API Proposal

Brian Smith brian at briansmith.org
Thu Mar 6 08:56:20 PST 2008

Aaron Boodman wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 6, 2008 at 8:14 AM, Krzysztof Żelechowski 
> <giecrilj at stegny.2a.pl> wrote:
> >  The intersection of this interface with HTML is empty  and it will 
> > always be because it does not hook on anything to declare.
> >  It qualifies as a browser extension.
> How is it different than the HTML5 database API?

It isn't. See

In particular, see Ian Hickson's comment. He already acknoledged that
this stuff doesn't belong in the HTML specification, and the only reason
that the current HTML 5 spec has so much junk in it is because nobody
else is writing seperate specs for these features. 


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