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[Bug 10068] Suggest making noscript obsolete but conforming

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Date: Thu, 26 Aug 2010 08:55:20 +0000
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--- Comment #69 from Gez Lemon <gez.lemon@gmail.com>  2010-08-26 08:55:15 ---
(In reply to comment #68)
> I tried to describe an analytics use case for "noscript" in comment #43: record
> the maximum information available about a user or user interaction with a
> single HTTP request (trading the loss of information for a small proportion of
> users for performance and cost gains).
> Nobody has given grounds for dismissing that use case, requested specific
> additional information, suggested any "better approach", or conceded that
> "noscript" is arguably appropriate for that use case. Would anyone who favours
> moving "noscript" along the obsolescence track care to comment one way or the
> other?

I can't think of a way of doing that with a single HTTP request, but I don't
think it's unreasonable to always have the tracking image present to track
basic information and use the script for more detailed information.

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