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WPD 671: Sandbox Policy proposal, styling form controls remains low-priority, Git 2.8 adds new options

  • Posts

    • The new (opt-in) “Sandbox Policy” proposal, @………’s post
      • “The Sandbox Policy extends the proposed sandboxing capabilities of the HTML spec” with the following new flags (initial set): no-sync-script, no-sync-xhr, and no-docwrite.
  • Misc

    • @………: Solving the problem of styling form controls remains low-priority, post (disc.)
      • “…the actual problems inherent in styling form controls, which is that they constitute a varied and changing set of displays which don’t seem to be amenable to arbitrary styling in general. The same inputs can have drastically different styling across platforms…”
    • CSS-Tricks: A complete guide to CSS Grid Layout, page (updated by @………)
    • @………’s (updated) overview of Shadow DOM-related CSS features, post

  • Other

    • Git 2.8 (i.a. --show-origin to show where a particular configuration setting came from), relnotes
    • @………: “WebVR boilerplate and polyfill now both use the WebVR 1.0 API”, source

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