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[whatwg] Blacklist for regsiterProtocolHandler()

From: Wilhelm Joys Andersen <wilhelmja@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 12 Apr 2011 16:38:03 +0200
Message-ID: <op.vttxlphkm3w6te@kunnskapet.oslo.osa>
* Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt at lachy.id.au> wrote:
> Also, implementers need to be take care with vendor specific schemes:
> * chrome: (Mozilla, Chrome)

We should probably block these too, for consistency.

> * view-source: (Mozilla, Chrome)

This might have a valid use case in web-based editors like ACE:

   http://ajaxorg.github.com/ace/build/editor.html

(At the cost of not being able to edit and reload the cached version of  
the page.)

-- 
Wilhelm Joys Andersen
Core, Opera Software
Received on Tuesday, 12 April 2011 07:38:03 GMT

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