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Re: [NavigationTiming] Issues in the document.open test (or perhaps in the spec, if the test is correct)

From: Zhiheng Wang <zhihengw@google.com>
Date: Thu, 12 Jul 2012 00:04:48 +0800
Message-ID: <CAA1TnvV-nw0R4wGFQcugKVBiZignRGa=e6f-mfDHrr9uVi00xA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Jatinder Mann <jmann@microsoft.com>
Cc: James Graham <jgraham@opera.com>, "public-web-perf@w3.org" <public-web-perf@w3.org>
    Just got some clarification from Jatinder and the proposal sounds good.
If others are also fine with
the text, I will make the change.

thanks,
Zhiheng


On Wed, Jul 11, 2012 at 8:04 AM, Jatinder Mann <jmann@microsoft.com> wrote:

> On 6/28/2012 2:09 AM, James Graham wrote:
> > HTML defines the concept of navigation. It will be very confusing if we
> have two specs
> > overloading the same term to mean slightly different things.
> >
> > I would prefer we reuse the HTML concepts as far as possible, but if
> there are clear use
> > cases that require a new concept, we shouldn't reuse the same
> terminology.
>
> The HTML5 definition of navigate,
> http://www.w3.org/TR/html5/single-page.html#navigate, excludes
> document.open/.write/.close. Those concepts are defined as Dynamic Markup
> Insertion in Section 3.4,
> http://www.w3.org/TR/html5/dynamic-markup-insertion.html#dynamic-markup-insertion
> .
>
> Seems like our goal of ensuring document.open/.write/.close does not
> impact Navigation Timing and our goal of defining what is a navigation in
> Navigation Timing can be achieved by referencing
> http://www.w3.org/TR/html5/single-page.html#navigate in the Navigation
> Timing spec.
>
> Zhiheng, I recommend making the following changes to the spec:
>
> Section 3 Terminology
> <p>Throughout this work, navigation refers to the act of <a href="
> http://www.w3.org/TR/html5/single-page.html#navigate">navigating</a>. </p>
>
> Section 5.1 Processing Model
> For step 1, replace the following text,
>
> <p>If the navigation is aborted for any of the following reasons...
>
> With,
>
> <p>If the <a href="http://www.w3.org/TR/html5/single-page.html#navigate">navigation</a>
> is aborted for any of the following reasons...
>
>
> I think that should be sufficient.
>
> Thanks,
> Jatinder
>
>
>
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