[whatwg] Target Attribute Values
bhawkeslewis at googlemail.com
Thu May 3 23:42:15 PDT 2007
Matthew Paul Thomas wrote:
> For example, forms sporting those "By submitting this form you accept
> earlier are quite often sent over HTTPS. These are not cached by
> mainstream browsers, because the browser vendors have caved to bank
> Webmasters who threatened to block them if they were too HTTP-compliant.
> So if such a browser was configured to open those links in the same
> window, it would necessarily forget everything you'd entered in the
> form, which would be annoying.
I suppose a logical behavior might therefore be for such UAs to open
/all/ new links out of a HTTPS form in a new window, target attribute or
no target attribute.
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