I've already asked Douglas this question before, and I know that
JsLint has to hurt my feelings, but I don't understand the need for
"click" event handler which prevents the default action),
erroneous information to the user (in the status bar or in the list of
hyperlinks rendered by a screenreader) and will have an unexpected
- The link is put in a bookmark.
- The link is opened in a new window or tab.
- The event handler fails (throws an exception).
On 18/04/2008, Douglas Crockford <douglas@...> wrote:
> Thanks to Timo.