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Re: ISSUE-36: DOMContentLoaded?

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 13 Mar 2006 20:54:45 +0000 (UTC)
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Cc: Jim Ley <jim@jibbering.com>, "Web APIs WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0603132053450.19468@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Mon, 13 Mar 2006, Ian Hickson wrote:
> >
> > -Scroll position restoration when going back/forward in history
> 
> This is very annoying, because it means (a) the scroll position isn't 
> restored as soon as possible on long documents, and (b) images earlier in 
> the document popping in cause the scroll position to jump around (I see 
> both of these all the time on reading large specs).

Er, scrap that part about the images, that's a separate bug to do with 
anchors and isn't relevant here.


All in all I'm in agreement with the sentiment on this thread that 
DOMContentLoaded's use cases are unconvincing.

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