[whatwg] Proposal for Links to Unrelated Browsing Contexts

Charlie Reis creis at chromium.org
Wed Jun 13 16:09:31 PDT 2012

On Tue, Jun 12, 2012 at 7:39 AM, Charlie Reis <creis at chromium.org> wrote:

> On Mon, Jun 11, 2012 at 11:24 PM, Anne van Kesteren <annevk at annevk.nl>wrote:
>> Having a rel attribute imply a target attribute value seems bad. Thus
>> far they have been orthogonal. Maybe it should be a new target
>> attribute value instead?
> I'm not opposed to that, and it does seem simpler.  Something like
> target=_unrelated?


Thanks for the suggestion.  I've updated
http://wiki.whatwg.org/wiki/Links_to_Unrelated_Browsing_Contexts with a
second proposed solution for target=_unrelated (similar to target=_blank,
but in an unrelated context).  It works better for the window.open case as

Any feedback on this revised approach?


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