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Re: XDR *API* Security Impact

From: Kris Zyp <kris@sitepen.com>
Date: Mon, 14 Apr 2008 11:25:20 -0600
Message-ID: <074e01c89e54$869d5b00$4200a8c0@kris>
To: "Thomas Roessler" <tlr@w3.org>
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> I don't know whether "most modern devs are using JSON",

Yeah, I really don't have any data to back that up, I shouldn't make such 
claims :). But I think it is safe to say that many devs use it.

> More generically, I don't think that new cross-origin APIs that
> "just return a string" (but are clearly intended for structured
> data) should be standardized (or shipped) given the experience
> that's available.

So you would be in favor of a responseJSON property?

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