[whatwg] Modal dialogs in HTML5
ian at hixie.ch
Wed Dec 17 17:19:01 PST 2008
On Wed, 17 Dec 2008, João Eiras wrote:
> While I myself don't find any decent use case for positioning the
> window, I think sizing the popup is a common and useful use case,besides
> controlling other aspected already covered by window.open(). Because the
> behavior for the features argument in window.open() and showModalDialog
> are similar (if not equal), I would recommend adding it to
> showModalDialog for the sake of normalization (you could link one spec
> to the other) and because UA would eventually reuse the implementation
> of window.open for both cases, therefore not requiring extra work from
I haven't specced it for window.open() either.
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