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[whatwg] Save a web page

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Thu, 5 Aug 2004 19:40:44 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.61.0408051759570.15806@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>
On Thu, 1 Jul 2004, Edmund Lai wrote:
> 
> If we have a onSave event, then the application can move these variables 
> to some place where it will be saved when the web page is actually being 
> saved.

Wouldn't it be better for UAs to save the state of the entire OM, 
including variables, rather than require that app serialise their content?

I'm not really convinced there is a strong use case here.

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