[thelist] XHR and the document.domain property

Marcus Bristav marcus.bristav at gmail.com
Mon Sep 3 18:54:23 CDT 2007

Using XmlHttpRequest (MSXML6) in IE I've been trying to do requests to
(for example):


from a page at


but get illegal access. I've tried to set the document.domain property
in the HTML document object to no avail. Is there some other trick I
can do to get content at this semi-other domain or is XHR more
restricted than the normal DOM in this regard?



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