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Re: XMLHttpRequest progress events

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 24 Apr 2006 18:46:17 +0200
To: "Boris Zbarsky" <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Cc: "Web APIs WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.s8it7fr264w2qv@id-c0020.lan>

On Mon, 24 Apr 2006 18:35:01 +0200, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu> wrote:
>> I would wait until all vendors get a chance to review a proposal in  
>> public. The people that need this behaviour are capable of implementing  
>> it today using server side scripting.
>
> Actually, we have consumers that need this behavior that cannot  
> implement it via server-side scripting (e.g. the browser UI and various  
> extensions).  I've put this on hold for now while we're discussing it,  
> but we do need to do something along these lines in the next few months  
> at most.

Given that, unlike load, error etc., these are "new" events it would be  
useful if you stated what type of interface they would implement, what  
.bubbles and .cancelable are for the event. So far the only things that  
are clear from your proposal are .type and .namespaceURI...


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Anne van Kesteren
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Received on Monday, 24 April 2006 16:46:28 GMT

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