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[Bug 7972] It appears that the steps listed for what to do when reset() is invoked contain a race condition unless step 1 (checking if already marked) and step 2 (marking the form as locked) are performed atomically together.

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Date: Wed, 21 Oct 2009 11:26:08 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=7972


Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
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             Status|NEW                         |RESOLVED
         Resolution|                            |WONTFIX




--- Comment #1 from Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>  2009-10-21 11:26:08 ---
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Status: Rejected
Change Description: no spec change
Rationale: The whole thing is running synchronously in the event loop, so there
can't ever be anything racing against it as far as I can tell.


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