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Re: ISSUE-50: Should capturing EventListeners registered on the target fire?

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 24 Mar 2006 19:45:48 +0000 (UTC)
To: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Cc: Web APIs WG <public-webapi@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0603241945030.315@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Fri, 24 Mar 2006, Bjoern Hoehrmann wrote:
>
> * Ian Hickson wrote:
> >>  [...]
> >>   * XBL2 phase="capture|default" maps to useCapture
> >
> >I don't see how XBL relies on any of the above, it'll just do what DOM 
> >Events says, regardless of what that is.
> 
> Yes, I'm just saying that we currently have
> 
>   phase="capture" -> useCapture = true
>   phase="default" -> useCapture = false
> 
> which makes it a little bit easier to understand these features.

Yeah. There have been requests to change that, fwiw (having capture, 
target, and bubble separately). I haven't examined them yet.

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