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Re: Reinitializing OBJECT and EMBED - data and type changes

From: Michael A. Puls II <shadow2531@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 23 Apr 2008 23:32:05 -0400
Message-ID: <6b9c91b20804232032g2caac15ax890c8ae707244baa@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Boris Zbarsky" <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Cc: public-html@w3.org

On 4/23/08, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu> wrote:
> Michael A. Puls II wrote:
>
> > The one concern I have about data or type changes (or even param
> > changes) causing the object to reinitialize is that if you need to
> > change multiple things, you end up reinitializing for each change.
> >
>
>  It's not clear that this is such a terrible thing, necesarily.
>
>  But more importantly, is there any text in the spec that requires the
> reinitialization to be synchronous?

Good point. I don't see anything in the spec that says either way.
Perhaps that can be clarified also.

> Do sites expect it to be?

Not sure at the moment.

Thanks.

-- 
Michael
Received on Thursday, 24 April 2008 03:32:37 GMT

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