[Sugar-devel] Keep offline for Browse (offline bookmarks)

Lucian Branescu lucian.branescu at gmail.com
Tue Nov 10 09:19:07 EST 2009

There's no UI for this, the developer of the web app must support this
themselves. GMail for example already does it. The user can create a
SSB for GMail, which will appear as a separate activity and can have
its own userscripts and whatnot.

Also, userscripts could be used to adapt website for offline use
(something like

Right now, developers can use Gears and follow its documentation or
DOM storage (https://developer.mozilla.org/en/DOM/Storage). The Karma
documentation could be of help as well.

You can read more on my blog (http://honeyweb.wordpress.com/) or the
wiki page (http://wiki.sugarlabs.org/Webified).

2009/11/10 Martin Langhoff <martin.langhoff at gmail.com>:
> On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 1:36 PM, Lucian Branescu
> <lucian.branescu at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I've actually implemented the full-blown web app part (it's called
>> Site Specific Browser) for Browse as part of GSoC.
> Great! So it should be easy to "store for offline" small bits of
> static content? Is there any UI needed / present for this?
> Any "how to author static / simple offline content for HTML5" guide we
> can recommend?
> cheers.
> m
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