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Re: Screen sharing and application control

From: Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 26 Nov 2013 13:12:51 -0800
Message-ID: <CABkgnnXzfcJVw1n3x7zPXE=OvcChWqMpE7nVLzrr-XO1G1kWfA@mail.gmail.com>
To: cowwoc <cowwoc@bbs.darktech.org>
Cc: "public-webrtc@w3.org" <public-webrtc@w3.org>
On 26 November 2013 12:34, cowwoc <cowwoc@bbs.darktech.org> wrote:
> It was my understanding that you are recommending separate consent boxes for
> read-only screen sharing and invoking cross-site requests (whereas, right
> now the latter does not require consent). Is that correct?

Nope.  I didn't say anything about how users would be asked.

I certainly wouldn't have user consent on cross-site requests.  That's
an existing feature that does not require permission from the user; it
requires consent from the other site, see CORS[1].

[1] http://www.w3.org/TR/cors/
Received on Tuesday, 26 November 2013 21:13:18 UTC

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