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[whatwg] postMessage's target origin argument can be a full URL in some implementations

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Wed, 11 Aug 2010 00:28:06 -0400
Message-ID: <4C6226D6.30803@mit.edu>
On 8/10/10 9:11 PM, Ian Hickson wrote:
> Specifically, this means the magic "/" string is no longer supported

Why?  That seemed like a useful feature, and not something likely to 
break anyone out there....

In particular, it allows use cases that are not possible right now (e.g. 
reasonable postMessage from an about:blank page to a page that has the 
same origin as the about:blank page).

-Boris
Received on Tuesday, 10 August 2010 21:28:06 UTC

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