Re: Detailed review of 6.2. Server-sent DOM events

On Thu, 11 Oct 2007 01:33:23 +0200, Kornel Lesinski <>  
> How about adding XMLHttpRequest-alike interface to <event-stream>? It  
> could use readystatechange event to signal connection progress,  
> reconnections and network errors. Since it is possible to implement  
> <event-stream> using XMLHttpRequest, it might be easy for  
> implementations to expose it.

Wouldn't a simple error event be enough? (The only problem being of course  
that the server might sent such an event as well, but if you're doing that  
you're asking for confusion.)

Anne van Kesteren

Received on Wednesday, 10 October 2007 23:40:35 UTC