[whatwg] URL decomposition on HTMLAnchorElement interface

João Eiras joaoe at opera.com
Thu Mar 26 12:03:56 PDT 2009

Browsers also support partially setting each of the url fields separately, although error handling between all of them is very inconsistent.
Note: if you specify this behavior, then you need to specify what happens for http:, https:, data:, mailto: and unknown:

On Thu, 26 Mar 2009 19:32:46 +0100, Kartikaya Gupta <lists.whatwg at stakface.com> wrote:

> It seems that major browsers all support URL decomposition on HTMLAnchorElement, but this doesn't seem to be stated anywhere in the HTML5 spec. The jQuery/tabs library seems to depend on this (specifically, on the "hash" property) being available. Could the HTMLAnchorElement interface be updated to reflect this?
> Cheers,
> kats


João Eiras
Core Developer, Opera Software ASA, http://www.opera.com/

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