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Re: ISSUE-43: change to "common baseline"?

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 24 Apr 2006 13:00:31 +0200
To: "Bjoern Hoehrmann" <derhoermi@gmx.net>, "Jonas Sicking" <jonas@sicking.cc>
Cc: "Web APIs WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.s8id65gc64w2qv@id-c0020.lan>

On Mon, 20 Mar 2006 16:30:31 +0100, Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>  
>> What we could do is to say that this is compatible with having
>> XMLHttpRequest be an EventTarget. And that this is how they are intended
>> to be in a future revision of the spec. This way implementations can
>> implement it this way right away.
> This wouldn't really be different from making XHR an EventTarget right
> away and recommend that authors just use .onreadystatechange where com-
> patibility with legacy implementations is a concern.

I agree. What are the issues with XHR being an EventTarget?

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Monday, 24 April 2006 11:00:38 UTC

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