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[IndexedDB] Origins and document.domain

From: Kyle Huey <me@kylehuey.com>
Date: Tue, 19 Jun 2012 21:06:35 -0700
Message-ID: <CAP045ApkTUyqoMqh2h1UErHO7aTE7tKOrHNPFsTHx8cMvNPuVg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Web Applications Working Group WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
By my reading, the spec does not clearly specify what the 'origin' should
be.  IDBFactory.open/deleteDatabase say "Let origin be the origin of the
IDBEnvironment used to access this IDBFactory."  The IDL states "Window
implements IDBEnvironment;"  The HTML5 spec, as far as I can tell, does not
define the concept of an origin for a window, but only for a document.

There is another related question here: how should IndexedDB behave in the
presence of modifications to document.domain?

- Kyle
Received on Wednesday, 20 June 2012 04:07:04 UTC

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