[whatwg] HTMLLinkElement.disabled and HTMLLinkElement.sheet behavior
bzbarsky at MIT.EDU
Tue Oct 4 20:35:31 PDT 2011
On 10/4/11 5:43 PM, Julien Chaffraix wrote:
> Thanks for the explanation. I took a black-box approach in testing - I
> don't pretend to know how Firefox works - and from that perspective,
> it looked like it was synchronous as the |sheet| was present and
> properly populated in JS.
Try setting an interval to poll right before the <link> is parsed. That
will black-box show that it's not synchronous. ;)
> It is. However the specification states that |disabled| would be
> ignored if there is no |sheet|. It looks like web-authors don't factor
> this into their code.
Ah. Do they set disabled and expect it to take effect whenever the
sheet actually appears?
I would totally believe the web depending on that....
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