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Re: Accessing Object Parameters from an Embedded SVG

From: Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 13 Mar 2008 23:07:20 -0400
Message-ID: <47D9EBE8.1050101@w3.org>
To: www-svg <www-svg@w3.org>, "Web API WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>

Hi, Folks-

Hallvord R. M. Steen wrote (on 3/13/08 10:08 PM):
> On Fri, 14 Mar 2008 05:24:45 +0900, Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc> wrote:
>> The proper fix here is IMHO to add something to the window object. So 
>> that you don't have to reach out into documents that are from a 
>> different domain.
> Agree. Would window.paramList be a good name? An object with name:value 
> mappings would be useful, and one could iterate over it with for..in as 
> usual.


I think this should be specified in the Window spec (and maybe to the 
HTML5 spec?).

Boris Zbarsky wrote (on 3/13/08 3:11 PM):
>> It would have
>> been great if HTMLObjectElement had an accessible "params" NodeList
>> readonly attribute :(
> Yes, indeed.  It's not too late to add that!

Boris, do you mean that it's not too late to add that to Fx3?  What 
about window.paramList?

-Doug Schepers
W3C Team Contact, SVG, CDF, and WebAPI
Received on Friday, 14 March 2008 03:07:53 UTC

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