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Re: Newly-created browsing contexts and about:blank

From: Ojan Vafai <ojan@chromium.org>
Date: Wed, 9 Mar 2011 16:58:26 +1100
Message-ID: <AANLkTin4--YXM7QUkcFTY7=g+Hi8_gRnb7vwHVMsF+zG@mail.gmail.com>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Cc: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>, Adam Barth <w3c@adambarth.com>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>
On Wed, Mar 9, 2011 at 4:34 PM, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu> wrote:

> On 3/9/11 12:21 AM, Ojan Vafai wrote:
>
>> I don't think that would match most web developers intuition. If the
>> iframe contents are available and can be modified, they would expect the
>> iframe to be loaded and ready.
>>
>
> But the iframe contents "are available and can be modified" even if you
> load an http URI in it.  If you poke at the DOM in that iframe while the
> HTTP URI is loading, you'll see a DOM and will be able to modify it.


Oh interesting. I guess that's not wacky. Sorry, I should have read Henri's
document more carefully.

Ojan
Received on Wednesday, 9 March 2011 05:59:16 UTC

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