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From: Ian Hickson via cvs-syncmail <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 11 Aug 2008 10:14:43 +0000
To: public-html-commits@w3.org
Message-Id: <E1KSUQF-0002bo-7x@lionel-hutz.w3.org>

Update of /sources/public/html5/spec
In directory hutz:/tmp/cvs-serv9902

Modified Files:
	Overview.html 
Log Message:
Require that <script src=javascript:...></script> result in no script execution, for any value of '...', for compatibility with most UAs. (whatwg r2046)

Index: Overview.html
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RCS file: /sources/public/html5/spec/Overview.html,v
retrieving revision 1.1230
retrieving revision 1.1231
diff -u -d -r1.1230 -r1.1231
--- Overview.html	11 Aug 2008 08:23:56 -0000	1.1230
+++ Overview.html	11 Aug 2008 10:14:40 -0000	1.1231
@@ -26339,6 +26339,14 @@
      href="#src9">src</a></code> attribute, then the specified resource must
      be <a href="#fetch" title=fetch>fetched</a>.</p>
 
+    <p>For historical reasons, if the <a href="#url">URL</a> is a <a
+     href="#the-javascript" title="javascript protocol"><code
+     title="">javascript:</code> URL</a>, then the user agent must not,
+     despite the requirements in the definition of the <a href="#fetch"
+     title=fetch>fetching</a> algorithm, actually execute the given script,
+     and instead the user agent must act as if it had received an empty HTTP
+     400 response.</p>
+
     <p>Once the fetching process has completed, and the script has <dfn
      id=completed>completed loading</dfn>, the user agent will have to
      complete <a href="#when-a" title="when a script completes loading">the
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