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Re: [WebStorage] structured clones serialization

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 16 Sep 2009 07:52:27 +0000 (UTC)
To: Marcos Caceres <marcosc@opera.com>
Cc: public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0909160745280.5185@hixie.dreamhostps.com>
On Wed, 16 Sep 2009, Marcos Caceres wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 16, 2009 at 2:20 AM, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> wrote:
> > On Mon, 14 Sep 2009, Marcos Caceres wrote:
> >>
> >> With the recent move to structured clones in Web Storage, I'm
> >> wondering if a serialization for those clones needs to be specified?
> >
> > Nothing in HTML5 exposes a serialisation.
> 
> I know that (well, the DOM is serialized as HTML or XHTML markup;)).
> My question was: does a serialization of structured clones needs to be
> specified? If "no", why not?

No, because nothing in HTML5 exposes a serialisation. It's an 
implementation detail, as far as HTML5 goes.

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