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Nickolay Ponomarev asqueella at gmail.com
Thu Nov 15 09:06:18 PST 2007


On Nov 15, 2007 6:34 PM, Michael Vincent van Rantwijk, MultiZilla
<mv_van_rantwijk at yahoo.com> wrote:
> > The listener added via window.addEventListener('load' ...) will not
> > run more than once, no? It handles the chrome window's load.
>
> Normally yes, but anyone can trigger a load event on a chrome window,
> for whatever reason, and that is when things go wrong here.
>
That evil person can call the event handler directly as well. This is
not an issue, extensions are supposed to behave in a sensible way,
otherwise the browser (and the user) is screwed.

Nickolay


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