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Re: [selectors-api] NSResolver moving nodes between documents

From: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
Date: Tue, 15 Apr 2008 10:13:55 +0200
Message-ID: <480463C3.7070605@lachy.id.au>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Cc: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>, Web APIs WG <public-webapi@w3.org>

Boris Zbarsky wrote:
> Jonas Sicking wrote:
>> Hmm.. good point. Though I still think that you basically have to 
>> intentionally shoot yourself in the foot for this to happen, and so 
>> it's a case that is unlikely to come up and cause interoperability 
>> issues.
> Oh, definitely.  I'm just saying that Gecko might want to throw a 
> security exception in that situation, so it would be nice if the spec 
> did not prohibit that.

If I add the following paragraph to the security section, would this 
adequately address this issue?

   If, at any time, the implementation detects a situation which would
   violate security policies, the implementation MAY abort and raise a
   security exception.

Lachlan Hunt - Opera Software
Received on Tuesday, 15 April 2008 08:14:34 UTC

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