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Re: [AC] domain matching

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 29 Mar 2007 15:08:33 +0200
To: "Jonas Sicking" <jonas@sicking.cc>
Cc: "WAF WG (public)" <public-appformats@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.tpyb4jov64w2qv@id-c0020>

On Wed, 28 Mar 2007 18:02:22 +0200, Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc> wrote:
> I think patterns like *.foo.com, where * matches multiple levels, will  
> be far more common than patterns like bar.*.foo.com. In fact, I think  
> the latter would add very little value whereas the former is critical if  
> we want wildcard matching at all.
>
> In general I think 95% of the users of AC will simply use allow="*", so  
> I think in general we should keep things simple as everything beyond  
> that will have a much lower cost/benefit ratio.

Thanks for your feedback. It seems that most people are in favor of this  
approach so the specification has been updated to reflect this.


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Anne van Kesteren
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