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Re: "cross-site"

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Tue, 15 Nov 2011 13:21:33 -0600
Cc: "public-tracking@w3.org WG (public-tracking@w3.org)" <public-tracking@w3.org>, "Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@gbiv.com>
Message-Id: <661C8FB6-7402-4BEA-AD33-0B73AE4E0202@mnot.net>
To: Karl Dubost <karld@opera.com>

On 14/11/2011, at 6:26 PM, Karl Dubost wrote:

> Old:
>    This specification defines the technical mechanisms
>    for expressing a cross-site tracking preference via
>    the DNT request header field in HTTP…
> 
> New:
>    This specification defines the technical mechanisms
>    for expressing a tracking preference across sites
>    via the DNT request header field in HTTP

The subject of the constraint here is still *sites*, not transfer of data between parties. 

Perhaps something like:

This specification defines the technical mechanisms for
expressing a preference regarding transfer of tracking data
between parties via the DNT request header field in HTTP

Cheers,

--
Mark Nottingham
http://www.mnot.net/
Received on Tuesday, 15 November 2011 19:22:29 UTC

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