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

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Thu, 12 Sep 2013 11:51:56 -0400
Message-ID: <5231E31C.5090309@mit.edu>
To: whatwg@lists.whatwg.org
On 9/12/13 5:24 AM, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 11, 2013 at 7:22 PM, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> 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 
used.

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

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