[whatwg] [html5] r7128 - [giow] (2) Try to define img synchronous loading. Affected topics: HTML

Simon Pieters simonp at opera.com
Wed Jun 13 01:55:31 PDT 2012

On Tue, 12 Jun 2012 20:38:08 +0200, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky at mit.edu> wrote:

> On 6/12/12 4:47 AM, Simon Pieters wrote:
>> The potentially CORS-enabled fetch algorithm ignores the state of the
>> crossorigin attribute when the URL is same-origin.
> Hmm.  On the face of it, this seems like a bug when open redirectors are  
> involved...  Is this what UAs implement in practice?

If it redirects, it switches to CORS. However, there are some bugs in the  
spec... I just filed https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=17478  


Simon Pieters
Opera Software

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