[whatwg] Proposal for <iframe sandbox> related change to HTML5 section 4.8.3

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Tue Jan 19 17:07:46 PST 2010

On Tue, 8 Dec 2009, Chris Evans wrote:
> I propose changing this text:
> "This flag also prevents script from reading the document.cookie IDL
> attribute."
> to
> "This flag also prevents script from reading or writing the document.cookie
> IDL attribute."


However, this is a purely non-normative change -- the text above has no 
conformance requirements, and has no effect on implementations. The spec 
already actually required that both reading and writing be blocked in the 
part of the spec that actually defines the document.cookie API.

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