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Re: DOM3EV: Which events are fired for name mutations

From: Robin Berjon <robin.berjon@expway.fr>
Date: Thu, 20 Apr 2006 14:47:15 +0200
Message-Id: <32A449A1-FB16-4F61-902F-C28FA8691625@expway.fr>
Cc: public-webapi@w3.org
To: Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au>

On Apr 20, 2006, at 02:31, Cameron McCormack wrote:
> Two options:
>
>   1. never send the individual mutation events (and hope that the
>      implementation does support the MutationNameEvents feature), or
>
>   2. send the individual mutation events only if renameNode falls back
>      to node replacement.
>
> I'm not sure that I have a preference, but (2) is easier to implement.

As an author I would much prefer (1), as it means consistency. Option  
2 is also a bunch of events, remove element, add element, set  
attributes (the two latter stages being having invertible orders,  
which has different effects on bubbling, etc.).

-- 
Robin Berjon
    Senior Research Scientist
    Expway, http://expway.com/
Received on Thursday, 20 April 2006 12:47:13 GMT

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