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[whatwg] Fakepath revisited

From: Benjamin Smedberg <benjamin@smedbergs.us>
Date: Mon, 14 Sep 2009 10:04:30 -0400
Message-ID: <4AAE4D6E.8000409@smedbergs.us>
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On 9/13/09 5:58 PM, Maciej Stachowiak wrote:

>> In this case, I'd like to see a list of specific routers, sites etc
>> that triggered the implementation of fakepath in Opera and IE. I'd
>> like to crosscheck with our Bugzilla to understand why we haven't felt
>> the need to do this in Firefox.
> 
> For Safari/WebKit, we haven't seen specific bug reports that are clearly
> identifiable as this issue. But I'm willing to believe it is real. We

Two bugs reports which we *know* we triggered when we removed the full path:

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=436116 (BlackBoard)
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=417715 (eBay)

In both these cases changes in the website fixed the problem.

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