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DOM3EV: MouseEvent.client[XY] clarification

From: Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au>
Date: Thu, 20 Apr 2006 10:07:06 +1000
To: public-webapi@w3.org
Message-ID: <20060420000706.GD7322@port.mcc.id.au>

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The descriptions for MouseEvent's clientX and clientY attributes say
that they are relative to "the DOM implementation's client area".  This
term isn't defined anywhere, but I think it's reasonably clear what it
means historically: the coordinates are relative to the top-left corner
of the part of the window displaying the document that is represented by
the view given by the "view" attribute on UIEvent.  I think text should
be included to state this explicitly.

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