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Re: [widgets] Fail on encrypted archive

From: Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>
Date: Thu, 15 Oct 2009 13:49:51 +0200
Cc: public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
Message-Id: <65F3AB74-0E11-4949-801B-B68423780368@berjon.com>
To: marcosc@opera.com
On Oct 15, 2009, at 13:36 , Marcos Caceres wrote:
> The spec currently reads:
>
> "If the Zip archive is encrypted, as defined in [Zip], return an error
> and terminate this algorithm."
>
> Which effectively results in Zip encrypted widgets being treated as
> invalid.  I think we should drop the requirement that a user agent
> must treat encrypted widgets as invalid. If a user agent wants to
> support this, they should be free to do so without the risk of being
> labeled non-conformant (or otherwise willfully violating the spec).

+1, but it should raise a warning in CC.

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Robin Berjon - http://berjon.com/
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