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Re: [Prerender] Bug 22737: Add link type "prerender" to html5 spec

From: Arvind Jain <arvind@google.com>
Date: Tue, 30 Jul 2013 07:56:33 -0700
Message-ID: <CAOYaDdPdpH0YOvEPs_zCq+SCiz=+kspR8jkTmMr=1GJTRGonpg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org>
Cc: Jatinder Mann <jmann@microsoft.com>, "public-web-perf@w3.org" <public-web-perf@w3.org>
Could you change this line:
"If the user chooses to navigate to this resource, the user agent may
 the current browsing
the specified resource."
" If the resource is navigated to, the user agent may replace the current
browsing context with the one it loaded the specified resource in. If the
user agent performs such a replacement, it should preserve the replaced
browsing context's session history in such a manner that it is
indistinguishable from the case where the navigation happens without

And could you then comment on the bug on public-html about adding it to the


On Tue, Jul 30, 2013 at 7:46 AM, Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org> wrote:

> On Fri, 2013-07-26 at 18:36 -0700, Arvind Jain wrote:
> > Good point. Please see the update below. However, the response from
> > public-html@ is that we just put this in the wiki registry as opposed
> > to in the spec.
> >
> Based on your text and Jatinder addition, I made the following:
>  http://microformats.org/wiki/rel-prerender
> and updated the HTML5 link type extensions table consequently.
> I'm still interested in pushing this into the main HTML spec as well. If
> prefetch is there, prerender has a place as well imho.
> Philippe
Received on Tuesday, 30 July 2013 14:57:05 UTC

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