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RE: Re-spec patch attached

From: Travis Leithead <travis.leithead@microsoft.com>
Date: Fri, 18 May 2012 23:33:43 +0000
To: "robin@berjon.com" <robin@berjon.com>, "spec-prod@w3.org" <spec-prod@w3.org>
Message-ID: <9768D477C67135458BF978A45BCF9B3838354B1A@TK5EX14MBXW604.wingroup.windeploy.ntdev.microsoft.com>
Never mind, I'll just commit this directly given what you said previously (attached). Thanks!

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Travis Leithead
>Sent: Thursday, May 17, 2012 5:16 PM
>To: robin@berjon.com; 'spec-prod@w3.org'
>Subject: Re-spec patch attached
>
>Not sure if I should just patch it directly or have you review it first...
>
>The issue is a bad feature detect that makes IE browsers abort part of the
>respec script when an exception is thrown trying to create an ActiveX
>object for XHR. Since XHR has been baked into IE since 2006 or so, I
>reversed the feature detect to look for the standard XHR _first_, then
>detect the fallback second.
>
>Note, this was minified script.
>
>-Travis
>


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