[whatwg] [Web-storage] subdomains / cooperation and limits

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Tue Sep 18 11:50:28 PDT 2012

On Tue, 18 Sep 2012, Brian Kardell wrote:
> I think you are saying that each subdomain does get a seperate area, but 
> the spec encourages prompt or at least informative communication to the 
> user to prevent at least obvious misuse and runaway scenarios. 
> Specifically what degree to which they do that are left up to 
> implementations...is that correct?

Yeah, all of this is basically left up to UAs (notice how everything in 
the Disk Space section says "should", not "must").

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