Re: [whatwg] URL resolution of fragment urls in html5 webapps

On 9/12/13 5:24 AM, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 11, 2013 at 7:22 PM, Ian Hickson <> wrote:
>> Well presumably we wouldn't want to only do it for <a>, since then links
>> would work but SVG wouldn't (the exact opposite of the situation in Chrome
>> now, for what it's worth).
> Yeah, we should have to do it for everything we classify as
> "hyperlink". <a>, <svg:a>, <area>, and <link> I suppose.

Why only "hyperlinks", if you're doing this?

Last I checked, WebKit doesn't do it for hyperlinks, but does do it 
ad-hoc for CSS url() stuff and a few other things, depending on how it's 


Received on Thursday, 12 September 2013 15:52:25 UTC