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[whatwg] Prerendering and APIs

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Mon, 09 Apr 2012 14:36:25 -0400
Message-ID: <4F832C29.4090605@mit.edu>
On 4/9/12 2:16 PM, Gavin Peters (?????) wrote:
> However, this is strikingly similar to two other cases: when a<link
> rel=stylesheet ...>  element is removed from the document, in WebKit, we
> remove the stylesheet from the document, although this isn't explicitly
> specified in 4.12.5.11,
> http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/multipage/links.html#link-type-stylesheet.

In this situation, Gecko removes the stylesheet from the document, but 
does not stop its load and keeps it in the per-document object cache. Fwiw.

> It is also similar to what happens on removal of an object or applet
> element.

Yes.

-Boris
Received on Monday, 9 April 2012 11:36:25 GMT

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