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[whatwg] scrollIntoView()

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Wed, 18 Aug 2010 09:33:35 +1200
Message-ID: <AANLkTik2=yC-aXMnc9-yPRjfNkc3MUOQ5UsSmiYyxjz6@mail.gmail.com>
On Tue, Aug 17, 2010 at 11:56 PM, Anne van Kesteren <annevk at opera.com>wrote:

> On Tue, 17 Aug 2010 13:53:59 +0200, Olli Pettay <Olli at pettay.fi> wrote:
>> What is your testcase here? I was looking at the code and seems like
>> scrollToView is sync in Gecko. And a simple testcase showed that
>> window.scrollY was updated right after the method call.
>> (note, scroll events aren't sync).
> I was talking about the events. They are synchronous in WebKit as far as I
> can tell. I'm happy to define them as asynchronous though. Being compatible
> with Gecko seems better.

Async events are also generally safer to implement and use.

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they received the message with great eagerness and examined the Scriptures
every day to see if what Paul said was true." [Acts 17:11]
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