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Re: XForms and Ajax

From: Victor Engmark <victor.engmark@cern.ch>
Date: Fri, 29 Apr 2005 09:28:33 +0200
Message-ID: <4271E221.5020205@cern.ch>
To: David Landwehr <DLandwehr@novell.com>
CC: www-forms@w3.org

David Landwehr wrote:

>It is not true that implementations in general will allow for retrieving content from arbitrary hosts. E.g. the Mozilla implementation has stated that it will only allow to retrieve and submit instances to the same host as the form it-self originated.
This will have to be evaluated after the Mozilla XForms project is out 
of beta. If enough people want this functionality, someone will fork or 
create an unsupported extension/plugin which does the job. IMHO, it's a 
good approach first to implement an intrisically secure version, test it 
extensively, and then implement the more risky parts. If only MS could 
follow the same path...

Victor Engmark
"Quid quid latine dictum sit, altum viditar" - "What is said in latin, 
sounds profound"
Received on Friday, 29 April 2005 07:28:38 UTC

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