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Re: Newly-created browsing contexts and about:blank

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Wed, 20 Apr 2011 18:07:36 +0300
To: Adam Barth <w3c@adambarth.com>
Cc: HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <1303312056.12278.145.camel@shuttle>
On Wed, 2011-03-02 at 23:50 -0800, Adam Barth wrote:
> 3) Have you tested about:blank navigation via other APIs?  For
> example, what happens if you set the src attribute of an iframe to
> about:blank if the iframe is currently displaying a normal URL?

I tried navigating an iframe using .contentWindow.location =
"about:blank" and all browsers except Opera seemed to navigate

Henri Sivonen
Received on Wednesday, 20 April 2011 15:08:17 GMT

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