[whatwg] events when navigating away before page load?

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Fri Dec 14 15:52:12 PST 2012

On Sat, 15 Dec 2012, Olli Pettay wrote:
> There are also pageshow and pagehide events, although the spec for them 
> seems to be wrong. They are fired always, not only when dealing with 
> session history.

Do you have a test case that shows when they are fired in a way that 
doesn't match the spec?

(Note that session history is invoked when you load a page, and that 
pagehide is fired in the unload algorithm as well.)

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