[whatwg] Inconsistent behavior for empty-string URLs

Simon Pieters simonp at opera.com
Thu Mar 11 08:53:26 PST 2010

On Tue, 09 Mar 2010 01:40:31 +0100, Ian Hickson <ian at hixie.ch> wrote:

> On Fri, 18 Dec 2009, Simon Pieters wrote:
>> I've now looked at a selection of random URLs.
>> Conclusion: None of these seem to need a request to be made. img should
>> fire an error event. iframe and frame should use about:blank.

Did you miss the part about the error event for <img src>? I don't see  
anything in the spec that says error should be fired for that case.

Simon Pieters
Opera Software

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