[whatwg] Readiness of script-created documents

Simon Pieters simonp at opera.com
Thu Aug 30 01:22:11 PDT 2012

On Thu, 30 Aug 2012 00:16:56 +0200, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky at mit.edu> wrote:

> On 8/29/12 6:11 PM, Ian Hickson wrote:
>> Documents that are
>> aborted do not need to work, they were aborted precisely because they
>> don't need to work and are no longer needed.
> Or because once again some ad was taking forever to load and the web  
> page developer is doing all their stuff from onload, so the user just  
> hit stop to finally get the damn ui to show up.
> Happens all the time for me...

Indeed. It would be pretty bad user experience if we didn't fire load when  
the user clicks "stop".

Simon Pieters
Opera Software

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