expanding the inhibit spec

Ryan Lortie desrt at desrt.ca
Tue Jan 7 14:38:05 PST 2014


On Tue, Jan 7, 2014, at 16:00, Ted Gould wrote:
> It seems to me that what is odd about that API is that it conflates two
> different types of inhibition, one is application lifecycle and the
> other system lifecycle.  I don't think it makes sense at a system level
> to merge those two together because they're handled very differently in
> different parts of the stack.

There is nothing here that is directed toward the 'app lifecycle' that
you're talking about.  This is just an API for inhibiting system-level
stuff (like 'logout', 'suspend', 'lock screen', etc).


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