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[whatwg] Question about "certain cases" for popstate event

From: Mihai Parparita <mihaip@chromium.org>
Date: Fri, 17 Jun 2011 11:09:54 -0700
Message-ID: <BANLkTikjCRu5pk+KR6HgERaOApq8HuAppg@mail.gmail.com>
On Wed, Jun 15, 2011 at 8:42 PM, Ian Hickson <ian at hixie.ch> wrote:
>> Google Chrome 10 seems to fire popstate even if I open totally new page.
>> Firefox 4 seems to fire event only on going back/forward
>
> How are you determining if Firefox fires the event? Are you sure you're
> not just checking after Firefox has fired it?

Firefox does this intentionally
(http://hacks.mozilla.org/2011/03/history-api-changes-in-firefox-4/),
and Chrome will be changing to follow suit (http://crbug.com/63040).
http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=12707 is open about
this, I'm not sure if there's been any spec changes.

Mihai
Received on Friday, 17 June 2011 11:09:54 UTC

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