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Re: [whatwg] WebIDL and HTML5

From: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Date: Tue, 26 Aug 2008 12:37:17 -0700
Cc: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>, Web Applications Working Group WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
Message-Id: <AA704803-E26F-4CF9-BBA1-F1112C4F7B9D@apple.com>
To: Garrett Smith <dhtmlkitchen@gmail.com>


On Aug 25, 2008, at 8:56 PM, Garrett Smith wrote:
>
> Web sites that rely on window.open(null) are already broken. They are
> broken because they are relying on non-specified behavior that will
> have different results in different browsers.

window.open called with any arguments, null or not, invokes non- 
specified behavior that will have different results in different  
browsers. But rather than calling sites using it broken, our goal is  
to specify it in a way that gives best compatibility with existing  
content.

Regards,
Maciej
Received on Tuesday, 26 August 2008 19:38:17 GMT

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