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Re: ISSUE-58: XMLHttpRequest.abort() should just reset the object

From: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Date: Thu, 06 Apr 2006 02:28:09 -0700
Message-ID: <4434DF29.5000907@sicking.cc>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: "Web APIs WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>

Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> 
> On Wed, 05 Apr 2006 22:56:28 +0200, Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc> wrote:
>> If that is indeed true we need to fix it I agree. Is there a sensible 
>> value we could set .status to for example?
> 
> Lets keep .status an HTTP status code. What about dispatching an abort 
> event on the object as I suggested? Not sure if that's appropriate for 
> this version though...

We have already talked about setting .status to -1 in some error 
conditions. Aborting is arguably an error condition.

/ Jonas
Received on Thursday, 6 April 2006 09:28:21 GMT

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