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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.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Thursday, 29 March 2007 13:09:03 UTC

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