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Re: [XMLHttpRequest] Comments on Feb 13 draft

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Sun, 18 Feb 2007 11:53:45 +0100
To: "Julian Reschke" <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Cc: public-webapi@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.tnxxvvjd64w2qv@id-c0020>

On Sun, 18 Feb 2007 11:46:49 +0100, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>  
> Well, I'm asking because this spec is supposed to document existing  
> practice, right? Do we have reliable data about what the applications  
> really do here?

It does not document existing practice entirely. If it would do that there  
wouldn't be much to specify since interoperability is poor at the more  
finegrained level.

Also, there's not much reliable data about this.

> (I'm interested both in having existing behavior documented, but also to  
> have precise APIs for future implementations)

Right, me too. The problem is that you can't do both at the same time.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Sunday, 18 February 2007 10:53:55 UTC

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