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[whatwg] Status bars and progress indicators

From: Matthew Raymond <mattraymond@earthlink.net>
Date: Wed, 22 Sep 2004 21:59:41 -0400
Message-ID: <41522E0D.8020903@earthlink.net>
Afternoon wrote:
> You mentioning signing of applets in your reply to Matthew Raymond in 
> this thread. Has anybody considered signing web applications so that 
> they can perform restricted tasks?
> Or is this a silly idea?

    Silly? I'm beginning to wonder if it's unavoidable. I see it as the 
only way to safely use some of the proposed markup features like tags 
for status bars and "chromeless" windows. Anyone want to way in on this?
Received on Wednesday, 22 September 2004 18:59:41 UTC

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