Would it be very difficult to warn when something is sanitized and removed?
I wasted a good deal of time trying to figure out why createContextualFragment wasn't working. On Fri, Feb 2, 2018 at 2:10 AM, Gijs Kruitbosch <gijskruitbo...@gmail.com> wrote: > FWIW, if you're running into this with the usecase "I have a localized > string that needs to have links (or other markup) in it" and were formerly > using getFormattedString combined with innerHTML, we now have a utility > method that can help a little bit. Rather than hand-rolling splitting the > string etc., on nightly you can use BrowserUtils.getLocalizedFragment as > a replacement. Given a document, raw string (fetch using getString / > GetStringFromName instead of the "formatted" APIs), and DOM nodes to > insert, it'll produce a DocumentFragment that you can > appendChild/insertBefore etc., take care of splitting your strings for you, > and will work with both indexed (%1$S) and non-indexed (%S) replacement > points in the localized string. In the further future, I expect this type > of problem will go away entirely because of Fluent. > > ~ Gijs > > > On 02/02/2018 07:13, Kris Maglione wrote: > >> As of bug 1432966, any HTML injected into chrome-privileged documents >> is automatically sanitized to remove any possibility of script execution. >> The sanitization is whitelist-based, and only allows a limited set of HTML >> elements and attributes. All scripts, XUL nodes, or privileged URLs will >> automatically be removed. This change has been uplifted all the way to 58 >> release. >> >> If you're thinking about writing new code that injects HTML strings into >> chrome-privileged documents, please think again. Unless it's extremely >> simple, it probably won't be compatible with these changes (and will also >> be rejected by our default ESLint rules). >> >> Existing HTML injection in chrome documents is being gradually removed. >> Once that's done, the sanitization may be replaced with an outright >> prohibition. >> >> >> -Kris >> >> : Using the usual HTML fragment creation methods such as `innerHTML`, >> `outerHTML`, `insertAdjacentHTML`, and `createContextualFragment`. Not, >> notably, when using document.write(). >> _______________________________________________ >> firefox-dev mailing list >> firefox-...@mozilla.org >> https://mail.mozilla.org/listinfo/firefox-dev >> > > > _______________________________________________ > firefox-dev mailing list > firefox-...@mozilla.org > https://mail.mozilla.org/listinfo/firefox-dev > _______________________________________________ dev-platform mailing list email@example.com https://lists.mozilla.org/listinfo/dev-platform