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[widgets] Making config.xml mandatory

From: Marcos Caceres <marcosc@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 9 Mar 2009 13:36:00 +0100
Message-ID: <b21a10670903090536n540a6ccdye91e8179f56cf7c9@mail.gmail.com>
To: public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
Opera would like to make the config file in widgets packages
mandatory. Our rationale is that having at least one  config.xml file
at the root of the widget give a sure way to identify a zip archive as
a widget; otherwise arbitrary zip packages with an index.html could be
fed to a widget engine and would run with the security privileges of a

Kind regards,

Marcos Caceres
Received on Monday, 9 March 2009 12:36:37 UTC

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