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Re: ISSUE-57: DOM3EV: Attr mutation events optional?

From: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Date: Wed, 29 Mar 2006 00:45:06 -0800
Message-ID: <442A4912.50008@sicking.cc>
To: Robin Berjon <robin.berjon@expway.fr>
Cc: Web APIs WG <public-webapi@w3.org>

>> Of course, there is the issue of bubbling events from the textnode  
>> inside the attribute to the attribute. I don't think I care too  much 
>> either way on this one since I believe it would be relativly  easy to 
>> implement in mozilla, not sure how other implementors feel  though.
> 
> I agree with Björn when he says that it might be harder for some  
> implementations to actually not support them, since text nodes inside  
> Attr would have to be special-cased. I don't really care though, I  
> doubt it'll affect even the weirdest cases.

Yeah, I agree.

> Of course the right thing to do is to go back in time and prevent  Attr 
> from having children before it happens.

Ahh, the ever-present time-machine solution, we should use that more 
often :)

/ Jonas
Received on Wednesday, 29 March 2006 08:45:22 GMT

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