[Bug 29560] New: WebDriver: Inconsistent use of top-level vs current browsing context in GET /.../cookie


            Bug ID: 29560
           Summary: WebDriver: Inconsistent use of top-level vs current
                    browsing context in GET /.../cookie
           Product: Browser Test/Tools WG
           Version: unspecified
          Hardware: PC
                OS: All
            Status: NEW
          Severity: normal
          Priority: P2
         Component: WebDriver
          Assignee: public-browser-tools-testing@w3.org
          Reporter: bburg@apple.com
        QA Contact: public-browser-tools-testing@w3.org
                CC: mike@w3.org
            Blocks: 20860
  Target Milestone: ---

At the first mark, the command is described as getting cookies for the current
browsing context. At the second mark, the command is for the 'top-level'
browsing context. It has been suggested that the second mark is incorrect and
should say 'current' browsing context.

">>> The Get Cookie command returns all cookies associated with the address of
the current browsing context’s active document.

Provided with an optional name parameter, the returned set will consist of only
a single cookie matching an entry’s cookie name in the cookie store, or be

The remote end steps are:

If the current browsing context is no longer open, return error with error code
no such window.

Handle any user prompts, and return its value if it is an error.

Let result be an initially empty JSON List.

>>> For each cookie among all associated cookies of the current top-level browsing context’s active document, matching on name:"

Referenced Bugs:

[Bug 20860] WebDriver Level 1
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Received on Tuesday, 5 April 2016 18:04:36 UTC