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Re: [whatwg] Proposing: "autoscroll" event

From: Glenn Maynard <glenn@zewt.org>
Date: Tue, 14 May 2013 18:44:13 -0500
Message-ID: <CABirCh-gY03vDSWUigSmTCLCNovhAkaCoOp0KRQEzdiqjeajAw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Nils Dagsson Moskopp <nils@dieweltistgarnichtso.net>
Cc: WHATWG <whatwg@lists.whatwg.org>, Kyle Simpson <getify@gmail.com>, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
On Tue, May 14, 2013 at 5:01 PM, Nils Dagsson Moskopp <
nils@dieweltistgarnichtso.net> wrote:

> The simplest solution (by far) would be to stop storing “information
> that is used by JS” in a hash. Even Internet Explorer has pushState()
> these days: <http://caniuse.com/history>.
>

Web APIs have to deal with how things are actually used, not how you wish
they were.  Storing state in the hash is a reality.

Additionally, pushState does not replace storing state in the hash, nor was
it intended to.

-- 
Glenn Maynard
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