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Re: ISSUE-72: should XMLHttpRequest be an EventTarget?

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Sun, 09 Apr 2006 00:19:40 +0200
To: "Jonas Sicking" <jonas@sicking.cc>
Cc: "Web APIs WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.s7pmy2nq64w2qv@id-c0020.oslo.opera.com>

On Sat, 08 Apr 2006 22:18:20 +0200, Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc> wrote:
> The problem that I see is if authors start expecting XHR to be an  
> EventTarget, because that will not work in most currently shipped  
> implementations.

You don't expect them to test? I don't really see what the concern is  
here. Note that pretty much any member of the interface is implemented  
slightly different accross implementations so authors shouldn't rely on  
the specification anyway. (Given current implementations.)

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Saturday, 8 April 2006 22:19:54 UTC

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