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

From: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Date: Fri, 07 Apr 2006 00:34:03 -0700
Message-ID: <443615EB.8090503@sicking.cc>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: Christophe Jolif <cjolif@ilog.fr>, "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...

Actually, the last mail I see from anyone on this subject is Jim Lay 
arguing for always going to 4, which I tend to agree with as long as we 
can find some solution for error handling.

/ Jonas
Received on Friday, 7 April 2006 07:34:10 GMT

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