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Re: Action-157: Update logged-in consent proposal

From: David Singer <singer@apple.com>
Date: Fri, 27 Apr 2012 08:15:12 -0700
Cc: Shane Wiley <wileys@yahoo-inc.com>, "public-tracking@w3.org" <public-tracking@w3.org>
Message-id: <93780EBB-D929-4D19-9A39-5C0733A14F69@apple.com>
To: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>

On Apr 26, 2012, at 15:59 , Bjoern Hoehrmann wrote:

> * Shane Wiley wrote:
>> <Normative>
>> Sites MAY override a user's DNT preference if they have received explicit, informed consent to do so.
> That means "a user's DNT preference" does not apply to this situation.
> I see no reason why this should be an "override" rather than a "n/a".

Because the user is sending "DNT:1" and also "you have my consent";  these are in conflict.  It's by no means not applicable to state which overrides which.

David Singer
Multimedia and Software Standards, Apple Inc.
Received on Friday, 27 April 2012 15:15:47 UTC

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