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Re: Executing script-inserted external scripts in insertion order

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Thu, 28 Oct 2010 00:42:39 -0700 (PDT)
To: public html <public-html@w3.org>
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> Having a script execution mechanism that's not tied to
> HTMLScriptElement nodes means that over time we'd potentially have to
> duplicate everything that now assumes HTMLScriptElement nodes
> including:
> * document.currentScript (so far a Gecko-only thing with a proposal
> posted to WHATWG)
> * various event handlers for tracking the script
> * setting the script type (The current executeScript() proposal seems
> to be limited to "text/javascript" scripts. I realize that some people
> may consider this a feature rather than a bug.)

 * Setting the charset override for the script.

Henri Sivonen
Received on Thursday, 28 October 2010 07:43:14 UTC

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