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Re: =[xhr]

From: Glenn Maynard <glenn@zewt.org>
Date: Fri, 1 Aug 2014 16:01:32 -0500
Message-ID: <CABirCh916ZJV=USV0Q1SeHPdRhiBieK7BWJdNLJw4VSLZj=neQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: nmork_consultant@cusa.canon.com
Cc: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
On Fri, Aug 1, 2014 at 8:39 AM, <nmork_consultant@cusa.canon.com> wrote:

> Spinner is not sufficient.  All user activity must stop.  They can take  a
> coffee break if it takes too long.  Browser must be frozen and locked down
> completely.  No other options are desirable.  All tabs, menus, etc. must be
> frozen.  That is exactly the desired result.
>

My browser isn't yours to lock down.  My menus aren't yours to freeze.  You
don't get to halt my browser, it doesn't belong to you.

In this case, a freeze on all browser operations is desirable.


It may be desirable to you, but it's never desirable to the user, and users
come first.

-- 
Glenn Maynard
Received on Friday, 1 August 2014 21:01:59 UTC

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