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From: Ian Hickson via cvs-syncmail <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 27 Oct 2009 19:42:19 +0000
To: public-html-commits@w3.org
Message-Id: <E1N2rvv-0005gn-Fi@lionel-hutz.w3.org>
Update of /sources/public/html5/spec
In directory hutz:/tmp/cvs-serv21854

Modified Files:
	Overview.html 
Log Message:
Clarify that not trying to obtain a resource doesn't delay the load event. (whatwg r4362)

Index: Overview.html
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RCS file: /sources/public/html5/spec/Overview.html,v
retrieving revision 1.3494
retrieving revision 1.3495
diff -u -d -r1.3494 -r1.3495
--- Overview.html	27 Oct 2009 19:38:44 -0000	1.3494
+++ Overview.html	27 Oct 2009 19:42:15 -0000	1.3495
@@ -9511,8 +9511,8 @@
   the resource</dfn>, the user agent must <a href="#resolve-a-url" title="resolve a
   url">resolve</a> the <a href="#url">URL</a> given by the <code title="attr-link-href"><a href="#attr-link-href">href</a></code> attribute, relative to the
   element, and then <a href="#fetch">fetch</a> the resulting <a href="#absolute-url">absolute
-  URL</a>. User agents may opt to only <a href="#fetch">fetch</a> such
-  resources when they are needed, instead of pro-actively <a href="#fetch" title="fetch">fetching</a> all the external resources that are
+  URL</a>. User agents may opt to only try to obtain such resources
+  when they are needed, instead of pro-actively <a href="#fetch" title="fetch">fetching</a> all the external resources that are
   not applied.</span></p><!-- http-origin privacy sensitive --><div class="impl">
 
   <p>The semantics of the protocol used (e.g. HTTP) must be followed
@@ -9539,7 +9539,10 @@
 
   <p>The element must <a href="#delay-the-load-event">delay the load event</a> of the
   element's document until all the attempts to obtain the resource and
-  its critical subresources are complete.</p>
+  its critical subresources are complete. (Resources that the user
+  agent has not yet attempted to obtain, e.g. because it is waiting
+  for the resource to be needed, do not <a href="#delay-the-load-event">delay the load
+  event</a>.)</p>
 
   <p>Which resources are considered critical or not is defined by the
   relevant specification. For CSS resources, only <code title="">@import</code> rules introduce critical subresources; other
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