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Title:
DOM Storage
DOM Storage
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DOM/Storage
DOM/Storage
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JavaScript, DOM, Gecko, "Gecko DOM Reference", "Offline web applications", HTML5
JavaScript, DOM, Gecko, "Gecko DOM Reference", "Offline web applications", HTML5
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n14      DOM Storage is the name given to the set of <a class="extern14      DOM Storage is the name given to the set of <a class="exter
>nal" href="http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/#sto>nal" href="http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/#sto
>rage">storage-related features</a> introduced in the <a class="ex>rage">storage-related features</a> first introduced in the <a cla
>ternal" href="http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/">ss="external" href="http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-
> title="http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/">Web A>work/" title="http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/"
>pplications 1.0</a> specification. DOM Storage is designed to pro>>Web Applications 1.0</a> specification, and now split off into i
>vide a larger, securer, and easier-to-use alternative to storing >ts own <a class="external" href="http://dev.w3.org/html5/webstora
>information in cookies. It is currently only available in Mozilla>ge/" title="http://dev.w3.org/html5/webstorage/">W3C&nbsp;Web Sto
>-based browsers, notably starting with <a href="/en/Firefox_2_for>rage</a> specification. DOM Storage is designed to provide a larg
>_developers" title="en/Firefox_2_for_developers">Firefox 2</a>.>er, securer, and easier-to-use alternative to storing information
 > in cookies. It is currently only available in Mozilla-based brow
 >sers, notably starting with <a href="/en/Firefox_2_for_developers
 >" title="en/Firefox_2_for_developers">Firefox 2</a>.
n115        <a class="external" href="http://www.whatwg.org/specs/webn115        <a class="external" href="http://dev.w3.org/html5/webstor
>-apps/current-work/#sessionstorage">sessionStorage specification<>age/#the-sessionstorage-attribute" title="http://dev.w3.org/html5
>/a>>/webstorage/#the-sessionstorage-attribute">sessionStorage specifi
 >cation</a>&nbsp;
n163      localStorage is the equivalent to <code>globalStorage[locatn163      localStorage is the equivalent to <code>globalStorage[locat
>ion.hostname]</code>. This is the standard interface as opposed t>ion.hostname]</code>. This is the standard interface as opposed t
>o globalStorage, which was removed from the HTML 5 specification.>o globalStorage, which was removed from the HTML 5 specification.
> It is not yet implemented in Firefox and can be tracked by viewi> It is implemented on the trunk version of Firefox, but not yet i
>ng <a class="link-https" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_>n Firefox 3.5 (see <a class="link-https" href="https://bugzilla.m
>bug.cgi?id=422526" title="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.c>ozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=422526" title="https://bugzilla.mozill
>gi?id=422526">bug 422526</a>.>a.org/show_bug.cgi?id=422526">bug 422526</a>).
t170        <a class="external" href="http://www.whatwg.org/specs/webt170        <a class="external" href="http://dev.w3.org/html5/webstor
>-apps/current-work/">Web Applications 1.0 Specification</a>>age/" title="http://dev.w3.org/html5/webstorage/">W3C Web Storage
 > Specification</a>&nbsp;
171      </li>
172      <li>
173        <a class="external" href="http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web
>-apps/current-work/#storage-0" title="http://www.whatwg.org/specs 
>/web-apps/current-work/#storage-0">Web Applications 1.0 Storage S 
>pecification</a>&nbsp; 

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