[whatwg] Inconsistent behavior for empty-string URLs

Simon Pieters simonp at opera.com
Thu Dec 10 10:56:54 PST 2009

On Thu, 10 Dec 2009 19:22:43 +0100, Nicholas Zakas <nzakas at yahoo-inc.com>  

> I'd be happy to make the compromise that this applies to markup but not
> to JavaScript APIs.

I think it shouldn't apply to markup that doesn't download things  
automatically; in particular <a href=""> should work.

What about URLs in CSS and SVG?

Simon Pieters
Opera Software

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