This might alleviate some of the complexity issues with p3p as third parties can provide complete p3p preferences to be imported. http://www.w3.org/TR/P3P-preferences It's still not a final draft, but I imagine once the framework is in (if it isn't already!) adjusting to any changes in the p3p draft should be pretty simple. This also (maybe) gives a good form for saving current p3p pref's. Cookie control per-site stuff can be exported and shared using APPEL, and such-like.
confirming. somewhat related to bug 128639.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Ever confirmed: true
OS: Windows 98 → All
Hardware: PC → All
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
Priority: -- → P3
Target Milestone: --- → mozilla1.2alpha
I'm an author of the APPEL spec. We are not planning to do any more work on APPEL (at least for a while), so please use the 15 April 2002 draft. Several implementers have used it and found it to be a useful way to represent user preferences, although we clearly shouldn't expect end users to use it themselves. The AT&T Privacy Bird http://privacybird.com has a modified APPEL implementation. JRC has a full implementation and has some source code available. See http://p3p.jrc.it/
Is this bug going anywhere? It hasn't been updated since July. I think that this is a *key* feature for those of us concerned with our privacy. Can't the code be pulled from netscape, because they allow P3P cookie managing and may use the needed code.
15 years ago
Target Milestone: mozilla1.3alpha → ---
taking P3P bugs
QA Contact: tever → gbush
APPEL is a P3P preference exchange language. You can set your P3P preferences without it. Netscape 7 supports a little bit of P3P, and that code was checked into Mozilla last week although it is not yet built by default.
Assignee: morse → harishd
Status: ASSIGNED → NEW
Component: Cookies → XML
Target Milestone: --- → Future
per discussion with mvl and dwitte, moving bugs in our p3p impl to firstname.lastname@example.org and adding helpwanted keyword moving to Cookies
Assignee: harishd → nobody
Component: XML → Cookies
Priority: P3 → --
QA Contact: agracebush → cookieqa
Summary: Implement APPEL, a standard to import p3p preferences → [P3P] Implement APPEL, a standard to import p3p preferences
12 years ago
Target Milestone: Future → ---
p3p has been permanently cvs removed, marking wontfix.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 11 years ago
Resolution: --- → WONTFIX
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