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Re: [XHR] Event processing during synchronous request

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Date: Wed, 12 Sep 2012 20:39:12 +0200
Message-ID: <CADnb78jO7jGQYEKBkqScJVqssRE4+TMcPmEVgCD9dAmiSW-OvA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Mike Wilson <mikewse@hotmail.com>
Cc: public-webapps@w3.org
On Wed, Sep 12, 2012 at 8:35 PM, Mike Wilson <mikewse@hotmail.com> wrote:
> On the other hand, in:
> https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=785243
> Firefox implementors say that:
>   "sync XHR spins the event loop, so events (including async
>   script execution and whatnot) can fire under a sync XHR call."
> which seems to suggest that the XHR spec should allow
> implementations to pump events during a synchronous fetch.

No, bz is just explaining the Gecko implementation.

> What is the XHR spec teams's opinion on this?

That Gecko has a bug.

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