Confirming. Can this variable name clash with the contextMenu feature developed in bug 617528? That one is marked as landed in Firefox 8.
not sure if this is a bug
Yeah, that's unfortunately simply how things work :( I.e. this is what specifications require.
Yeah, this is yet another case when adding new properties to elements break existing pages.
(In reply to Olli Pettay [:smaug] from comment #4) > Yeah, this is yet another case when adding new properties to elements break > existing pages. and a good reason for reworking of the command API spec as we already discussed
Olli, Jonas, do we have a tracker for issues like this? Reporter, did you run into this on existing site? If so, which one?
(In reply to Boris Zbarsky (:bz) from comment #6) > Olli, Jonas, do we have a tracker for issues like this? > > Reporter, did you run into this on existing site? If so, which one? Our clients found this issue on existing business-application which we've developed.
OK. Marking invalid, since the spec requires this behavior... if you feel that the spec needs changing, please raise the issue with the HTML working group?