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Re: Proposed Design Principles updated

From: Dao Gottwald <dao@design-noir.de>
Date: Thu, 05 Apr 2007 01:04:44 +0200
Message-ID: <46142F0C.3060009@design-noir.de>
To: Chris Wilson <Chris.Wilson@microsoft.com>
CC: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>

Speaking about security, the following would have made more sense:

"For security reasons, viewing the source is no longer supported."
   or
"For security reasons, the source will be viewed within Internet Explorer."

Needless to say that I prefer the latter. ;)
I still hope you will fix this someday, thus my question regarding 
Safari stands.

--Dao

Chris Wilson wrote:
> You forgot a critical bit out of the MSDN doc: " Internet Explorer 6 for Windows XP SP2 and later. For security reasons, the view-source protocol is no longer supported. To view the source code for a URL on a Windows XP SP2-based computer, choose the Source command on the View menu. "
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: public-html-request@w3.org [mailto:public-html-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Anne van Kesteren
> Sent: Wednesday, April 04, 2007 7:29 AM
> To: public-html@w3.org
> Subject: Re: Proposed Design Principles updated
> 
> 
> On Wed, 04 Apr 2007 16:22:13 +0200, Asbjørn Ulsberg <asbjorn@ulsberg.no>
> wrote:
>> On Wed, 04 Apr 2007 04:29:29 +0200, Dao Gottwald <dao@design-noir.de>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> Will you consider supporting the view-source protocol?
>> Is this protocol specification written up somewhere? I think I have to
>> read it to believe it. It sounds like one of the worst "protocol" ideas
>> I've ever heard of.
> 
>    http://msdn.microsoft.com/workshop/networking/predefined/view-source.asp
>    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/904678
> 
> 
> --
> Anne van Kesteren
> <http://annevankesteren.nl/>
> <http://www.opera.com/>
> 
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