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Re: XMLHttpRequest progress events

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Sun, 23 Apr 2006 23:26:30 +0200
To: Robin Berjon <robin.berjon@expway.fr>
Cc: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>, "Web APIs WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>
Message-ID: <trrn42lngbk4qtdj0t7rrspp9ggvnkre20@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Robin Berjon wrote:
>Have you considered being compatible (if only by subset) with SVG  
>Tiny 1.2 progress events?
>
>   http://www.w3.org/TR/SVGMobile12/interact.html#EventsLoadProgress
>   http://www.w3.org/TR/SVGMobile12/svgudom.html#events::ProgressEvent

SVG could http://www.w3.org/TR/DOM-Level-3-LS/load-save.html#LS-LSParser
consider compatible with existing specifications also...

>I'm not sure what (and who) exactly you're asking here :) If you're  
>just asking the community if it's a good idea, then sure, but please  
>take the above into account. If you're asking the WG, we can't really  
>sanction implementation decisions. I think your proposal is sensical,  
>but it would likely be pushed over to XHR2 as v1 is more about  
>getting something basic and cleaned up on which to build this sort of  
>addition.

I note that an event name 'progress' in no namespace and no prefix is
likely to clash with W3C's work on XHR, so I don't think it would be a
good idea to give no advise on this.
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