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[Bug 11465] Please please please make this required that the browser obey the value set by the attribute.

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Date: Fri, 03 Dec 2010 22:32:52 +0000
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Toby Inkster <mail@tobyinkster.co.uk> changed:

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--- Comment #1 from Toby Inkster <mail@tobyinkster.co.uk> 2010-12-03 22:32:52 UTC ---
No - the browser needs to make the final decision as to whether to preload the
element - not the page author.

The browser has a chance of knowing the user's connection speed, and whether it
makes sense to preload. The browser has a chance of knowing whether the user's
paying per megabyte, and can afford to preload. The page author knows neither
of these things.

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