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Re: focus and blur events

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 18 Aug 2010 11:05:29 +0200
To: Nathan <nathan@webr3.org>
Cc: public-html-comments@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.vhml7fb364w2qv@anne-van-kesterens-macbook-pro.local>
On Wed, 18 Aug 2010 11:01:20 +0200, Nathan <nathan@webr3.org> wrote:
> Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>> On Wed, 18 Aug 2010 00:11:12 +0200, Nathan <nathan@webr3.org> wrote:
>>> Noticed that the HTML5 spec (current editors draft) defines the focus  
>>> and blur events as using the Event interface, whereas DOM Level 3  
>>> Events specifies them as using the UIEvent interface.
>>> Is this mismatch on purpose or noted anywhere?
>>  This seems like a problem with DOM Level 3 Events rather than HTML5. I  
>> reported a similar problem on www-dom a couple of days ago on how it  
>> suggests scroll events use UIEvent while they simply use Event as well.
> can it be a DOM Level 3 Events bug/issue when HTML5 came afterwords?  
> regardless, if it isn't changing then perhaps a note to address this,  
> preferably in section 2.2.1 under dependencies :)

Yes, because a) DOM Level 3 Events is not finished and b) these are legacy  
DOM Level 0 events so what really matters are the implementations.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Wednesday, 18 August 2010 09:06:07 UTC

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