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Re: [XBL] XBL 2.0 and XML Events

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 11 Oct 2006 22:07:36 +0000 (UTC)
To: Karl Dubost <karl@w3.org>
Cc: public-appformats@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0610112204470.10443@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>
On Tue, 10 Oct 2006, Karl Dubost wrote:
> Le 06-10-06 à 09:48, Ian Hickson a écrit :
> > On Thu, 5 Oct 2006 karl@w3.org wrote:
> > > 
> > > In the XBL specification, there is no mention of XML Events at all. 
> > > There might be questions by developers about the two spec 
> > > interactions or things that the developer should take into account 
> > > when developing a user agent. It would be worth mentionning in XBL 
> > > and coordinate with HTML WG.
> > 
> > To my knowledge, XML Events and XBL are completely orthogonal and 
> > there should therefore not be any problems with the two being used in 
> > the same UA. I'm not sure what there would be to mention or what 
> > exactly there would be to coordinate. Could you elaborate on your 
> > concerns?
> 
> Can there be conflicting events, events of same nature driven by the two 
> technologies at the same time?

Both are simply based on DOM Events, so in theory assuming XML Events and 
XBL are both compatible with DOM Events, they should be automatically 
compatible with each other. At least that's my understanding.

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