W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > whatwg@whatwg.org > January 2006

[whatwg] <a href="" ping="">

From: Alexey Feldgendler <alexey@feldgendler.ru>
Date: Fri, 20 Jan 2006 17:20:07 +0600
Message-ID: <op.s3ocft151h6og4@pancake.feldgendler.ru>
On Fri, 20 Jan 2006 16:52:16 +0600, Thomas Much <thomas at icab.de> wrote:

> There are two options that lead to the same question:
> - If people don't want this feature, you'll have to provide a switch to  
> turn it off.
> - If it can be switched off, websites will use the old, hidden ways to  
> track users.

I think that websites will use the old methods of tracking anyway because  
they can't be sure that the user agent supports ping="".


-- 
Opera M2 8.5 on Debian Linux 2.6.12-1-k7
* Origin: X-Man's Station [ICQ: 115226275] <alexey at feldgendler.ru>
Received on Friday, 20 January 2006 03:20:07 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Wednesday, 22 January 2020 16:58:44 UTC