Re: [xhr] remove readystatechange event fired while invoking async send()?

On Thu, 23 Feb 2012 09:40:26 +0100, Anne van Kesteren <>  
> In step eight of the send() method a substep fires a readystatechange  
> event while the state of the object does not actually change. Internet  
> Explorer and Firefox implement this, Safari, Chrome, and Opera do not.  
> It would be somewhat cleaner if we remove it as then readyState would go  
> 1,2,3,4 rather than 1,1,2,3,4. And it seems we can remove it given that  
> in six years nobody felt the need to become interoperable on this.


Anne van Kesteren

Received on Wednesday, 29 February 2012 14:22:37 UTC