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Re: [widgets] Killing file:// of evil (widget URI ready for pub)

From: Marcos Caceres <marcosscaceres@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 26 Sep 2011 17:37:47 +0200
Message-ID: <CAL1nonLEkvDwPWYpxXGOUuQRPqGe_wwBKWcaUj_e2ws9RShH4w@mail.gmail.com>
To: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>
Cc: Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>, public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
On Mon, Sep 26, 2011 at 5:26 PM, Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org> wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 26, 2011 at 10:43 AM, Marcos Caceres
> <marcosscaceres@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> There are however many useful benefits in tying a packaged web application (using whatever packaging) to an origin, not the least of which is same-origin policy and overall just being a regular web app (that may happen to have been loaded differently).
>> I still don't think it's that bad to do http://c13c6f30.whatever
>> Mark, what is the issue with using sub.localhost? (i.e., why do you discourage using .localhost)?
> Sorry if I wasn't clear, but I wasn't discouraging it, just pointing
> out that the implementer has many options.

Ok, thanks for clarifying.

Marcos Caceres
Received on Monday, 26 September 2011 15:44:18 UTC

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