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

From: Christophe Jolif <cjolif@ilog.fr>
Date: Thu, 06 Apr 2006 11:50:20 +0200
Message-ID: <4434E45C.9080409@ilog.fr>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
CC: "Web APIs WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>

Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> On Thu, 06 Apr 2006 11:20:53 +0200, Christophe Jolif <cjolif@ilog.fr> 
> wrote:
>> As far as I can see, dispatching another event will not permit to 
>> distinguished between readyState = 4 that means LOADED and readyState 
>> = 4 that means ABORTED...
> 
> Per our last resolution .abort() mean cancel all network activity and 
> reset the object. It will never go to 4...

Ok, I missed that one ;)

So if it does not go to 4 then yes, I think your suggestion to fire an 
abort event would satisfy my needs.

-- 
Christophe
Received on Thursday, 6 April 2006 09:49:27 GMT

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