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Re: ISSUE-65: Should Window spec add parentWindow property to documents?

From: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Date: Thu, 06 Apr 2006 11:46:07 -0700
Message-ID: <443561EF.6050508@sicking.cc>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: "Web APIs WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>

>> If we pick both it will only work in opera, if we pick parentWindow 
>> it  will work in IE and Opera, if we pick defaultView it will work in  
>> Firefox and Opera. So no matter which we pick it'll work better if we  
>> just pick one.
> If we pick both content will always be compliant... If we pick one and  
> it's not parentWindow it's not really usable in IE... If we pick  
> parentWindow specifications probably keep support for the other given 
> that  it's already in another specification.

Like I said before, if there is a lot of content out there that uses 
both then, I think we should add both. Is there?

/ Jonas
Received on Thursday, 6 April 2006 18:46:14 UTC

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