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

Alan Stearns stearns at adobe.com
Sun Jun 26 20:12:08 PDT 2011

On 6/26/11 12:10 PM, "Adam Barth" <abarth at webkit.org> wrote:

> It would be useful to know what fraction of those users would have
> a
better experience with this change.  Sreeram, of the example sites
> you've seen, how many would be improved by suppressing
> these

One example of a useful confirm (I think) is a web-based irc client like
irc.w3.org. It warns that you will close all active IRC connections, and
lets you decide whether to stay on the page or navigate away.


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