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Re: Ajax Back/Forward History problem document state by document.save()

From: Sylvain Hellegouarch <sh@defuze.org>
Date: Tue, 22 Nov 2005 09:53:19 +0100
Message-ID: <1132649599.4382dc7f8cf85@webmail.defuze.org>
To: public-webapi@w3.org

Hello Lachlan,

> I very strongly disagree.  The back and forward buttons have been for a
> very long time and always will be fundamental to the way web browsing
> works.  Any web application that tries to work around the use of the
> back/forward buttons in a way that breaks their functionality if used is
> broken.  Instead, applications should learn to work with the buttons as
> the user expects.

I assume we all agree on that point yes. But does that mean we can't slightly
improve the way it is being used?

- Sylvain

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