2.1.107 [HTML5] Section 5.1.6 Browsing context names

V0241: An empty string for a context name prevents navigation within an iframe and attempts to show a popup

The specification states:

 ... Browsing context names
     ...
     The rules for choosing a browsing context given a browsing context name are as 
     follows. The rules assume that they are being applied in the context of a browsing 
     context, as part of the execution of a task.
  
         1. If the given browsing context name is the empty string or _self, then the 
            chosen browsing context must be the current one.

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An empty string for a context name prevents navigation within an iframe and attempts to show a popup.

V0242: Links with the noreferrer keyword do not create a new browsing context

The specification states:

 ... Browsing context names
     ...
     The rules for choosing a browsing context given a browsing context name are as 
     follows. The rules assume that they are being applied in the context of a browsing 
     context, as part of the execution of a task.
         ...
         5.  Otherwise, a new browsing context is being requested, and what happens 
             depends on the user agent's configuration and abilities — it is determined by 
             the rules given for the first applicable option from the following list:
             ...
             If the user agent has been configured such that in this instance it will 
             create a new browsing context, and the browsing context is being requested as 
             part of following a hyperlink whose link types include the noreferrer keyword
  
                 A new top-level browsing context must be created. If the given browsing 
                 context name is not _blank, then the new top-level browsing context's 
                 name must be the given browsing context name (otherwise, it has no name). 
                 The chosen browsing context must be this new browsing context. The 
                 creation of such a browsing context is a new start for session storage.

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Links with the noreferrer keyword do not create a new browsing context.

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