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Re: <meta name=register>, Browser as passive tool

From: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 27 Aug 2007 11:13:12 +0200
To: "Julian Reschke" <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, "Dmitry Turin" <html60@narod.ru>
Cc: public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.txpnwagtwxe0ny@pc052.coreteam.oslo.opera.com>

On Mon, 27 Aug 2007 10:21:21 +0200, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>  
wrote:

> Dmitry,
>
> I think this proposal about things that are not covered by the WG  
> charter (<http://www.w3.org/2007/03/HTML-WG-charter.html>). At all.
>
> You may want to consider the WEBAPI WG, but I'm not sure.

No thanks. It is well out of the scope of that group.

cheers

Chaals (chair, WebAPI)

> Best regards, Julian
>
>
>
> Dmitry Turin wrote:
>> Julian, maybe we prolong discussion !?
>>
>>>>> If document has this META
>>
>>>>> <head>
>>
>>>>>  <meta name=register content=785>
>>
>>>>> </head>
>>
>>>>> let browser send to the following to server
>>
>>>>> <formdata>
>>
>>>>>   <meta name=register content=785>
>>
>>>>> </formdata>
>>
>>>>> at once after loading document.
>>  JR>> Do you have a concrete proposal how to do that over HTTP?
>>  DT>   We have __no requirement of compatibility__,
>>  DT> so why it should be necessarily
>>  DT> (1)   80-th port on browser side for 'messages of server by its  
>> initiative' ?
>>  DT> (2.1) exactly HTTP ?
>>  DT>    (for example, i'd like to prefer XML instead of HTTP.
>>  DT>    Besides my taste, this has consequences, going far:
>>  DT>    if we accept XML for backward messages,
>>  DT>    then there is hope,
>>  DT>    that we shall be able to replace HTTP by XML for forward  
>> messages
>>  DT>    - for messages, which we use now).
>>  DT> (2.2) current HTTP without extension ?
>>    DT> P.S.
>>  DT>   Apparently browser's window should send indentified of itself
>>  DT> with <meta name=register content=785>.
>>      Dmitry Turin
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>>  Computer2 (2.0.3)  http://computer20.chat.ru
>>
>



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