Provides browser history management functionality using a simple add/get/replace paradigm. This can be used to ensure that the browser's back and forward buttons work as the user expects and to provide bookmarkable URLs that return the user to the current application state, even in an Ajax application that doesn't perform full-page refreshes.
The following modules are available:
history: Rollup of
history-base: Generic history management API (but no storage layer).
history-hash: History management using
history-hash-ie: Adds IE6/7 back/forward support using an iframe hack.
history-html5: History management using the HTML5 history API.
When using the
history rollup module, or when the
history-html5 modules are both loaded,
Y.History will be an alias to the
best adapter supported by the current browser, which may be either
Y.HistoryHTML5. Preference is given to
the browser supports the HTML5 history API.