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Closed: Jul 2018
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Issue 822317: Rename FeaturePolicy::Whitelist to "Allowlist"

Reported by, Mar 15 2018 Project Member

Issue description

In the early stages the FP spec was updated to be more inclusive, namely by using "allowlist", instead of "whitelist".

The implementation code is still using the "whitelist" terminology:

The code should be updated to use the appropriate terminology, which also happens to match the spec more closely. This also applies to various comments throughout.

Comment 1 by, Mar 19 2018

Project Member
The following revision refers to this bug:

commit f6e0efb9aa41ed89ce46552aec46b3b93ad79798
Author: Jason Chase <>
Date: Mon Mar 19 02:22:21 2018

Add TODO to rename to FeaturePolicy::Allowlist

Add a TODO linking to the bug as a reminder, in case the rename makes
sense along with other changes.

Also updated all the comments in the file to use "allowlist".

Bug:  822317 
Change-Id: I9ac55077491be776a50cadc723bf3cac41c8ebaf
Commit-Queue: Jason Chase <>
Reviewed-by: Ian Clelland <>
Cr-Commit-Position: refs/heads/master@{#543962}

Comment 2 by, Mar 21 2018

Project Member
The following revision refers to this bug:

commit 4907629e9d2b1338fde9699b70f8f4d6b02e4800
Author: qi1988.yang <>
Date: Wed Mar 21 13:52:39 2018

Rename FeaturePolicy::Whitelist to "Allowlist"

Fix the TODO( ): Rename to Allowlist


Signed-off-by: qi1988.yang <>
Change-Id: I1dd676fd5953b4cfc90e6b24d75ab9e3d69bc4da
Reviewed-by: Ian Clelland <>
Reviewed-by: Luna Lu <>
Reviewed-by: Philip J├Ągenstedt <>
Commit-Queue: Philip J├Ągenstedt <>
Cr-Commit-Position: refs/heads/master@{#544685}

Comment 4 by, Jul 12 2018

Status: Fixed (was: Available)

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