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Re: Window pointer

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 23 Nov 2007 11:29:34 +0100
To: "Ian Hickson" <ian@hixie.ch>
Cc: "Stewart Brodie" <stewart.brodie@antplc.com>, public-webapi@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.t18p3ktm64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Thu, 22 Nov 2007 18:34:53 +0100, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> wrote:
> Document objects don't change;

Oh, right, but you got what I meant anyway.

> if we kept a reference to a Document then
> it would always be unambiguous. I actually think that's probably the
> better solution.

Made it that way.

>> As for removing the Window object implying that the Document object is
>> removed, this does not seem to be what Internet Explorer is doing per my
>> testing:
>>   http://tc.labs.opera.com/apis/XMLHttpRequest/open/031.htm
>> Then again, there's no specification that I know of that defines when
>> the document attribute on the Window object changes, exactly.
> HTML5 does.

For navigation yes. But nothing about the effect of removing an iframe for  
instance afaict.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Friday, 23 November 2007 10:30:03 UTC

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