[webkit-dev] The case for disallowing alerts in unload, redux

Alexey Proskuryakov ap at webkit.org
Sun Jun 26 11:42:46 PDT 2011

26.06.2011, в 09:34, Sreeram Ramachandran написал(а):

> Briefly, from a histogram we added a while ago, I find that 2.3% of
> all users encounter at least one such modal dialog every week. This is
> much larger than I expected.

Interesting - this is much more than I expected , too. So, authors are widely using alerts in onload, and breaking those would be bad for compatibility. If this change is made, 2.3% of users will suffer every week.

- WBR, Alexey Proskuryakov

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