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Re: Fw: [Moderator Action] Hints Mechanism

From: Lorrie Cranor <lorrie@research.att.com>
Date: Mon, 22 Oct 2001 10:33:19 -0400
Message-ID: <006801c15b06$7e9d8b70$9816cf87@barbaloot>
To: "Giles Hogben" <giles.hogben@jrc.it>, "Martin Presler-Marshall" <mpresler@us.ibm.com>
Cc: <www-p3p-dev@w3.org>
Also, please note that the hints mechanism is
intended so that user agents have another opportunity
to find a P3P policy before requesting a resource.
Whether they take advantage of that opportunity, or
what they do with that information is entirely up to them.

Lorrie


----- Original Message -----
From: "Martin Presler-Marshall" <mpresler@us.ibm.com>
To: "Giles Hogben" <giles.hogben@jrc.it>
Cc: <www-p3p-dev@w3.org>
Sent: Monday, October 22, 2001 8:36 AM
Subject: Re: Fw: [Moderator Action] Hints Mechanism


>      That's definitely going to be up to the implementer to decide. I
think
> the best answer would be for implementers to create versions which
operated
> in both ways, and then do some user testing before release.
>
>      -- Martin
>
> Martin Presler-Marshall - Program Manager, Privacy Technology
> E-mail: mpresler@us.ibm.com     AIM: jhreingold
> Phone: (919) 254-7819 (tie-line 444-7819) Fax: (919) 254-6430 (tie-line
> 444-6430)
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>                     "Giles Hogben"
>                     <giles.hogben@jr       To:     "p3pdev"
<www-p3p-dev@w3.org>
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>                     10/22/2001 05:42
>                     AM
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> We are not clear whether the HINTS mechanism is meant to warn the user
> about
> an unacceptable form processer
>
>  a. as he downloads the form
> b. as he presses submit (before posting data)
>
>  Could this be clarified.
>
>  Thanks
>
>
>  Giles Hogben
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