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[whatwg] Window events that bubble?

From: David Flanagan <david@davidflanagan.com>
Date: Mon, 17 May 2010 15:07:29 -0700
Message-ID: <4BF1BE21.8000601@davidflanagan.com>
Section 6.5.9 "History Traversal" defines popstate and hashchange events 
  that are fired on the Window object. It specifies that these events 
*must* bubble.  Where should they bubble to?  What does it mean to 
bubble up from a Window?  These events aren't going across frames, are they?

Is the specification that they must bubble a formality because existing 
implementations set the bubbles property of the Event object to true? 
Or does it actually have some impact on event propagation?


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