[whatwg] Reconcile document.URL and document.documentURI?
ian at hixie.ch
Tue Jun 26 12:29:07 PDT 2012
On Thu, 2 Feb 2012, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> On Fri, 13 Jan 2012 23:30:06 +0100, Ian Hickson <ian at hixie.ch> wrote:
> > > I moved document.URL to DOM Core, made document.documentURI
> > > readonly, and have them both return the same URL concept, which
> > > defaults to "about:blank".
> > They now always return about:blank, since this URL concept is never
> > set.
> > So um... when should it be set? Is it just "the document's address"
> > but with the change that the document's address is about:blank for
> > create*Document()-created documents?
> Yes, the HTML standard is already correct, except it no longer needs to
> define document.URL and it should probably say it updates the
> concept-document-url concept from DOM rather than introducing its own
> new concept (you still need to introduce the "current" one though).
Done (though I just said "document's address" was what DOM Core called a
"URL", rather than calling it "URL", since I use the term "URL" for
something else already -- namely, the data type).
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