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Re: Agenda for January 15

From: Walter van Holst <walter.van.holst@xs4all.nl>
Date: Tue, 14 Jan 2014 21:11:32 +0100
Message-ID: <52D599F4.7080802@xs4all.nl>
To: public-tracking@w3.org
On 14/01/2014 20:55, David Singer wrote:

> I have not heard from Brad yet, but I think we should have an option that reads:
> "A user-agent that permits an extension or plug-in to configure or inject a DNT header is jointly responsible, with the plug-in or extension, for ensuring that the rules are followed.
> Indeed, I think that this might reach amicable consensus. (We would leave the existing ban on network intermediaries, and manage plug-ons or add-ins this way.)

This may work in walled-garden scenarios, but not in an open source
world. I would very strongly object to such an outcome.


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