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[whatwg] navigation shouldn't abort if canceled

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Thu, 03 Feb 2011 16:11:48 -0500
Message-ID: <4D4B1A14.5040807@mit.edu>
> As I wrote in my initial post, my observation was actually
> that this is contrary to current browser behaviour.

Ah, I see.

So in Gecko, at least, beforeunload fires before the document is aborted.

-Boris
Received on Thursday, 3 February 2011 13:11:48 UTC

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