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Re: XDomainRequest Integration with AC

From: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Date: Sat, 19 Jul 2008 23:05:19 -0700
Message-ID: <4882D59F.3000308@sicking.cc>
To: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Cc: Sunava Dutta <sunavad@windows.microsoft.com>, "annevk@opera.com" <annevk@opera.com>, Sharath Udupa <Sharath.Udupa@microsoft.com>, Zhenbin Xu <Zhenbin.Xu@microsoft.com>, Gideon Cohn <gidco@windows.microsoft.com>, "public-webapps@w3.org" <public-webapps@w3.org>, IE8 Core AJAX SWAT Team <ieajax@microsoft.com>

Maciej Stachowiak wrote:
> 
> 
> On Jul 18, 2008, at 11:15 PM, Jonas Sicking wrote:
> 
>> Maciej Stachowiak wrote:
>>> On Jul 18, 2008, at 4:20 PM, Sunava Dutta wrote:
>>>> Iím in time pressure to lock down the header names for Beta 2 to 
>>>> integrate XDR with AC. It seems no body has objected to Jonasís 
>>>> proposal. 
>>>> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-webapps/2008JulSep/0175.html
>>>> Please let me know if this discussion is closed so we can make the 
>>>> change.
>>> I think Anne's email represents the most recent agreement and I don't 
>>> think anyone has objected: 
>>> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-webapps/2008JulSep/0142.html
>>> The change would be: Instead of checking for "XDomainRequestAllowed: 
>>> 1" check for "Access-Control-Allow-Origin: *" or 
>>> "Access-Control-Allow-Origin: url" where url matches what was sent in 
>>> the Origin header.
>>
>> So I have one final request for a change to the above syntax.
>>
>> How would people feel about the syntax
>>
>> Access-Control-Allow-Origin: <url>
> 
> I don't think the angle brackets are necessary for forward compat, since 
> we can just disallow spaces from the URL.

According to the HTML5 spec space is a valid characted inside URLs.

/ Jonas
Received on Sunday, 20 July 2008 06:07:00 GMT

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