[whatwg] location.reload() on document.open()ed documents
ian at hixie.ch
Thu Apr 28 11:59:44 PDT 2011
On Tue, 7 Dec 2010, Boris Zbarsky wrote:
> On 12/7/10 5:10 PM, Ian Hickson wrote:
> > Per spec, currently document.open() replaces the current page rather
> > than allow navigation.
> I believe there are cases where that would cause us to break compat.
> Note that neither IE nor Gecko does a replace load there, last I
> > I'm not sure how to allow navigation since the Document doesn't change
> > but still can't be reused.
> What Gecko ends up doing is creating a new Document when navigating
> history to or from a document.open() result.
I believe the spec now matches what you describe on this issue.
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