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Re: [whatwg] Fetch: crossorigin="anonymous" and XMLHttpRequest

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Date: Thu, 28 Feb 2013 18:54:36 +0000
Message-ID: <CADnb78gxQn8a_La6rQYVWTd59-vpyYNBW3U=omHufMyRxEGQHQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Kenneth Russell <kbr@google.com>
Cc: WHATWG <whatwg@whatwg.org>, Adam Barth <w3c@adambarth.com>
On Wed, Feb 27, 2013 at 12:02 AM, Kenneth Russell <kbr@google.com> wrote:
> Are you referring to the crossOrigin attribute on HTMLImageElement and
> HTMLMediaElement? Those are implemented in WebKit. It should be fine
> to change crossOrigin="anonymous" requests to satisfy (a) and (b). Any
> server that satisfies these anonymous requests in a way compatible
> with UAs' caching will ignore the incoming origin and the referrer.

Cool, hopefully we can make that change then. That would at least keep
the naming and semantics somewhat consistent.

Received on Thursday, 28 February 2013 18:55:01 UTC

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