Java-Gaming.org    
Featured games (81)
games approved by the League of Dukes
Games in Showcase (491)
Games in Android Showcase (112)
games submitted by our members
Games in WIP (555)
games currently in development
News: Read the Java Gaming Resources, or peek at the official Java tutorials
 
    Home     Help   Search   Login   Register   
Pages: [1]
  ignore  |  Print  
  Applets: Cross Domain Network Access  (Read 2154 times)
0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.
Offline brackeen

Junior Member





« Posted 2008-02-24 19:59:38 »

Info on Silverlight 2:
http://weblogs.asp.net/scottgu/pages/silverlight-tutorial-part-3-using-networking-to-retrieve-data-and-populate-a-datagrid.aspx

Quote
Silverlight 2 applications can always call back to their "origin" server when making network calls (meaning they can call URLs on the same domain that the application was downloaded from).  Silverlight 2 applications can also optionally make cross-domain network calls (meaning they can call URLs on different domains from where the application was downloaded from) when the remote web server has an XML policy file in place that indicates that clients are allowed to make these cross-domain calls.

Flash also has a cross domain policy file format. Should Java have something like this?

For games it could mean grabbing your friend list from a social networking site (Facebook, open social, etc) and list your high score compared to theirs. No need to write server-side code.


Offline Matzon

JGO Knight


Medals: 19
Projects: 1


I'm gonna wring your pants!


« Reply #1 - Posted 2008-02-24 20:37:02 »

of course java should have this - it should have had it 10 years ago!

Offline oNyx

JGO Coder


Medals: 2


pixels! :x


« Reply #2 - Posted 2008-02-25 00:51:13 »

>Should Java have something like this?

Yes.

I actually was about to file an RFE today, but stopped in the middle, because there were only wrong options... and the thought that even if everything goes right it might take a decade... sorta put me off.

I anyone can be arsed, I'll vote for it.

弾幕 ☆ @mahonnaiseblog
Games published by our own members! Check 'em out!
Legends of Yore - The Casual Retro Roguelike
Offline Matzon

JGO Knight


Medals: 19
Projects: 1


I'm gonna wring your pants!


« Reply #3 - Posted 2008-02-25 07:04:50 »

The important bit, is that cross domain activity is only allowed by somekind of descriptor - preferably the flash format that silverlight has adopted too.
it should never ever default be allowed to do cross domain access - this is a huge security issues, as witnessed with the flash + local upnp hacks that have been seen lately.

Pages: [1]
  ignore  |  Print  
 
 
You cannot reply to this message, because it is very, very old.

 

Add your game by posting it in the WIP section,
or publish it in Showcase.

The first screenshot will be displayed as a thumbnail.

Nickropheliac (15 views)
2014-08-31 22:59:12

TehJavaDev (23 views)
2014-08-28 18:26:30

CopyableCougar4 (29 views)
2014-08-22 19:31:30

atombrot (41 views)
2014-08-19 09:29:53

Tekkerue (38 views)
2014-08-16 06:45:27

Tekkerue (35 views)
2014-08-16 06:22:17

Tekkerue (25 views)
2014-08-16 06:20:21

Tekkerue (34 views)
2014-08-16 06:12:11

Rayexar (72 views)
2014-08-11 02:49:23

BurntPizza (48 views)
2014-08-09 21:09:32
List of Learning Resources
by Longor1996
2014-08-16 10:40:00

List of Learning Resources
by SilverTiger
2014-08-05 19:33:27

Resources for WIP games
by CogWheelz
2014-08-01 16:20:17

Resources for WIP games
by CogWheelz
2014-08-01 16:19:50

List of Learning Resources
by SilverTiger
2014-07-31 16:29:50

List of Learning Resources
by SilverTiger
2014-07-31 16:26:06

List of Learning Resources
by SilverTiger
2014-07-31 11:54:12

HotSpot Options
by dleskov
2014-07-08 01:59:08
java-gaming.org is not responsible for the content posted by its members, including references to external websites, and other references that may or may not have a relation with our primarily gaming and game production oriented community. inquiries and complaints can be sent via email to the info‑account of the company managing the website of java‑gaming.org
Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.18 | SMF © 2013, Simple Machines | Managed by Enhanced Four Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!