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Re: [whatwg] <iframe srcdoc> definition not compatible with existing user-agent user interfaces

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Fri, 05 Apr 2013 21:19:22 -0400
Message-ID: <515F781A.5060905@mit.edu>
To: robert@ocallahan.org
Cc: whatwg <whatwg@lists.whatwg.org>, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
On 4/5/13 6:03 PM, Robert O'Callahan wrote:
> A simple solution would be to make the URI "about:srcdoc"

That's already the case.

> and have UI detect and handle that explicitly (e.g. disabling "open frame in new
> window").

True.  And fix all the extensions that assume that URIs are actually 
usable and so forth....  I guess it's not that much worse than pages 
created via document.open/document.write.

Received on Saturday, 6 April 2013 01:19:58 UTC

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