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Re: Repurposing the Hash Sign for the New Web comments

From: Syd Lawrence <sydlawrence@googlemail.com>
Date: Thu, 19 May 2011 16:36:27 +0100
Message-ID: <4DD538FB.8090908@gmail.com>
To: Karl Dubost <karld@opera.com>
CC: Syd Lawrence <sydlawrence@googlemail.com>, "www-tag@w3.org" <www-tag@w3.org>
Sorry Karl,
Opera was the only 1 I was unsure of, I just checked and saw that it was 
now implemented in Presto 2.8 (http://www.opera.com/docs/specs/presto28/)
I presumed Opera 11.1 was now running on presto 2.8

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> 	Karl Dubost <mailto:karld@opera.com>
> 19 May 2011 16:30
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> For Opera, not in a deployed product yet.
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> 	ashok malhotra <mailto:ashok.malhotra@oracle.com>
> 19 May 2011 15:57
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> OK.  We agree!  I need to check exactly how the history operations are 
> used and if they need JS.
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> 	Syd Lawrence <mailto:sydlawrence@googlemail.com>
> 19 May 2011 14:25
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> no thats exactly what i meant :) the *html5* bits of history api seem 
> to do everything the #! is used for but better
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> 	ashok malhotra <mailto:ashok.malhotra@oracle.com>
> 19 May 2011 14:18
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> I was thinking they do not.  But now that you ask I should check.
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> Did you mean something different when you talked about "history"?
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> 	ashok malhotra <mailto:ashok.malhotra@oracle.com>
> 19 May 2011 14:13
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> Hi Julian:
> HTML5 introduces new operations: |history.pushState()| and 
> |history.replaceState()
> which can be used to manage the browser history.  These do not require 
> JS and
> they do not cause a page reload.
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> Reading Syd's mail I am not sure we are talking about the same thing 
> when we
> say "history"
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> Please read the paper: 
> |http://www.w3.org/2001/tag/2011/01/HashInURI-20110331 
> <http://www.w3.org/2001/tag/2010/12/HashInURI-20110115>
> Appreciate all comments|
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