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[e] (0) Explain why gopher isn't on the list

Fixing https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=16099
Affected topics: DOM APIs

git-svn-id: http://svn.whatwg.org/webapps@7323 340c8d12-0b0e-0410-8428-c7bf67bfef74
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Hixie committed Sep 6, 2012
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@@ -76853,6 +76853,16 @@ <h5 id=custom-handlers><span class=secno>7.5.1.2 </span>Custom scheme and conten
</ul><p class=note>This list can be changed. If there are schemes
that should be added, please send feedback.</p>
<p class=note>This list excludes any schemes that could
reasonably be expected to be supported inline, e.g. in an
<code><a href=#the-iframe-element>iframe</a></code>, such as <code title="">http</code> or (more
theoretically) <code title="">gopher</code>. If those were
supported, they could potentially be used in man-in-the-middle
attacks, by replacing pages that have frames with such content
with content under the control of the protocol handler. If the
user agent has native support for the schemes, this could further
be used for cookie-theft attacks.</p>
</dd>
<dt><var title="">mimeType</var> (<code title=dom-navigator-registerContentHandler><a href=#dom-navigator-registercontenthandler>registerContentHandler()</a></code> only)</dt>
10 index
@@ -76853,6 +76853,16 @@ interface <dfn id=navigatorcontentutils>NavigatorContentUtils</dfn> {
</ul><p class=note>This list can be changed. If there are schemes
that should be added, please send feedback.</p>
<p class=note>This list excludes any schemes that could
reasonably be expected to be supported inline, e.g. in an
<code><a href=#the-iframe-element>iframe</a></code>, such as <code title="">http</code> or (more
theoretically) <code title="">gopher</code>. If those were
supported, they could potentially be used in man-in-the-middle
attacks, by replacing pages that have frames with such content
with content under the control of the protocol handler. If the
user agent has native support for the schemes, this could further
be used for cookie-theft attacks.</p>
</dd>
<dt><var title="">mimeType</var> (<code title=dom-navigator-registerContentHandler><a href=#dom-navigator-registercontenthandler>registerContentHandler()</a></code> only)</dt>
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@@ -89834,6 +89834,16 @@ interface <dfn>NavigatorContentUtils</dfn> {
<p class="note">This list can be changed. If there are schemes
that should be added, please send feedback.</p>
<p class="note">This list excludes any schemes that could
reasonably be expected to be supported inline, e.g. in an
<code>iframe</code>, such as <code title="">http</code> or (more
theoretically) <code title="">gopher</code>. If those were
supported, they could potentially be used in man-in-the-middle
attacks, by replacing pages that have frames with such content
with content under the control of the protocol handler. If the
user agent has native support for the schemes, this could further
be used for cookie-theft attacks.</p>
</dd>
<dt><var title="">mimeType</var> (<code title="dom-navigator-registerContentHandler">registerContentHandler()</code> only)</dt>

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