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Re: [MIX] 5.1 Does settings object restrict mixed content?

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Thu, 30 Oct 2014 21:35:51 +0000 (UTC)
To: Mike West <mkwst@google.com>
cc: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>, WebAppSec WG <public-webappsec@w3.org>
Message-ID: <alpine.DEB.2.00.1410302132290.14596@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
On Thu, 30 Oct 2014, Mike West wrote:
> Given a document, it's not clear how to walk its ancestor chain without 
> referring to browsing contexts. I might very well be missing something: 
> if I'd like to check whether the document that's embedding me (or the 
> document that's embedding my parent) has some bit of state, how should I 
> go about doing it?


Given a document A, you want "the document through which the browsing 
context of document A is nested", I think.

You could define "embedding document" using that phrase and then just 
refer to "embedding documents".

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