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Issue 158865 Remove webkitPostMessage
Starred by 1 user Project Member Reported by meh@chromium.org, Oct 31 2012 Back to list
Status: Fixed
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Closed: Oct 2012
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*High-level description of the change (1-2 sentences):*
postMessage is a method for safely enabling cross-origin communication. This change removes the unprefixed alternative webkitPostMessage. Developers should now all use postMessage(). Discussion history: http://mac-os-forge.2317878.n4.nabble.com/webkitPostMessage-td174363.html

*Listing of additions/modifications/changes to API surface (bullet
points):*
Remove support for webkitPostMessage

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Additional context (fill in as much as you can, or link to a prior API
launch bug with the context):
*Link to relevant webkit or crbug:*
https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=96577

*Link to relevant public standards discussion:*
http://dev.w3.org/html5/postmsg/
http://www.w3.org/TR/webmessaging/#posting-messages

*Support in other browsers (current and expected):*
Internet Explorer: Partial, no plans for full support
Firefox: Yes
Safari: Yes
Opera: Yes
http://caniuse.com/#feat=x-doc-messaging

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Project Member Comment 1 by bugdroid1@chromium.org, Mar 9 2013
Labels: -Mstone-24 M-24
Project Member Comment 2 by bugdroid1@chromium.org, Mar 9 2013
Labels: -OWP-DesignReview-No OWP-Design-No
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