User:Mark Giffin

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apps manifest permissions table in progress do not depend on this

The API name links to the MDN page for it if there is one

Types of apps from least permissions to most permissions: hosted, privileged, certified.

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FxOS - Firefox OS (is this also Firefox Mobile?)

Android - Firefox browser for Android 

p - privileged app

any - hosted, privileged and certified apps

c - certified app

 

Permission API Name Description Type Access Platform
alarms Alarm Schedule a notification, or schedule an application to be started. any no FxOS
browser Browser Enables the app to implement a browser in an <iframe>.  p no FxOS
contacts Contacts Add, read, or modify contacts from the address book on the device and read contacts from the SIM. p read write create FxOS
desktop-notification   Display a notification on the user's desktop. any no FxOS Android
device-storage:music   Add, read, or modify music files stored on the device. p read write create FxOS Desktop Android {{prefs reqd D A}}
device-storage:pictures   Add, read, or modify picture files stored on the device. p read write create FxOS Desktop Android {{prefs reqd D A}}
device-storage:videos   Add, read, or modify video files stored on the device. p read write create FxOS Desktop Android {{prefs reqd D A}}
device-storage:sdcard   Add, read, or modify files stored on the device's SD card. p read write create FxOS Desktop Android {{prefs reqd D A}}
           

 

 

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<p>apps manifest permissions table in progress do not depend on this</p>
<p>The API name links to the MDN page for it if there is one</p>
<p>Types of apps from least permissions to most permissions: hosted, privileged, certified.</p>
<p>legend</p>
<p>FxOS - Firefox OS (is this also Firefox Mobile?)</p>
<p>Android - Firefox&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.572;">browser&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.572;">for Android&nbsp;</span></p>
<p>p - privileged app</p>
<p>any - hosted, privileged and certified apps</p>
<p>c - certified app</p>
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<table>
  <thead>
    <tr>
      <th scope="col">Permission</th>
      <th scope="col">API Name</th>
      <th scope="col">Description</th>
      <th scope="col">Type</th>
      <th scope="col">Access</th>
      <th scope="col">Platform</th>
    </tr>
  </thead>
  <tbody>
    <tr>
      <td>alarms</td>
      <td>Alarm</td>
      <td>Schedule a notification, or schedule an application to be started.</td>
      <td>any</td>
      <td>no</td>
      <td>FxOS</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>browser</td>
      <td>Browser</td>
      <td>Enables the app to implement a browser in an &lt;iframe&gt;.&nbsp;</td>
      <td>p</td>
      <td>no</td>
      <td>FxOS</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>contacts</td>
      <td>Contacts</td>
      <td>Add, read, or modify contacts from the address book on the device and read contacts from the SIM.</td>
      <td>p</td>
      <td>read write create</td>
      <td>FxOS</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>desktop-notification</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>Display a notification on the user's desktop.</td>
      <td>any</td>
      <td>no</td>
      <td>FxOS Android</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>device-storage:music</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>Add, read, or modify music files stored on the device.</td>
      <td>p</td>
      <td>read write create</td>
      <td>FxOS Desktop Android {{prefs reqd D A}}</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>device-storage:pictures</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>Add, read, or modify picture files stored on the device.</td>
      <td>p</td>
      <td>read write create</td>
      <td>FxOS Desktop Android {{prefs reqd D A}}</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>device-storage:videos</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>Add, read, or modify video files stored on the device.</td>
      <td>p</td>
      <td>read write create</td>
      <td>FxOS Desktop Android {{prefs reqd D A}}</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>device-storage:sdcard</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>Add, read, or modify files stored on the device's SD card.</td>
      <td>p</td>
      <td>read write create</td>
      <td>FxOS Desktop Android {{prefs reqd D A}}</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
  </tbody>
</table>
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