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Re: ISSUE-36: DOMContentLoaded?

From: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Date: Mon, 13 Mar 2006 02:20:09 -0800
Message-Id: <62BFDCA3-0B74-4358-B1C9-D96E2972CB3D@apple.com>
Cc: "Web APIs WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>
To: Jim Ley <jim@jibbering.com>

On Mar 13, 2006, at 1:42 AM, Jim Ley wrote:

> "Maciej Stachowiak" <mjs@apple.com>
>> If that's the use case, then  DOMContentLoaded doesn't solve it  
>> very well; users will see content  without its behavior attached.
> Do you have any other use cases?

We have had authors request this event in Safari/WebKit for this  
specific use case. I haven't heard of any othrs.

> Because so far everyone is agreeing it doesn't meet the one use  
> case it's currently be advocated for on the web, Boris's useful  
> research showed mozilla had no real author use cases, that wouldn't  
> also be met by something that met the above use case.
> It's beginning to look like me that it has no uses and should be  
> dropped.

I don't have strong feelings either way. Does anyone want to advocate  
for putting DOMContentLoaded in the spec?

Received on Monday, 13 March 2006 10:20:18 UTC

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