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Re: Black-box equivalence of parsing fragments directly into context node

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Tue, 02 Dec 2008 13:44:30 -0500
Message-ID: <4935820E.4090706@mit.edu>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
CC: HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>

> Ian Hickson wrote:
> On Tue, 2 Dec 2008, Henri Sivonen wrote:
>> The spec is clear that the act of parsing the fragment doesn't cause 
>> mutation events to fire. However, the spec isn't clear on whether 
>> mutation events should fire for the act of inserting the fragment 
>> into the main document.
> Clarified.

The new spec text doesn't look acceptable to me.  Pages (and in the case 
of Firefox also extensions, though that's obviously a smaller concern in 
this context) in fact rely on mutation events firing for all page 
mutations after onload.

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