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Re: Excessive techno-babble

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Tue, 31 Oct 2006 06:39:58 +0100
To: Trace Bond <tbond@ctv.ca>
Cc: public-webapi@w3.org
Message-ID: <8vndk25fr0d7rd2gn8dg222deqbgsnn761@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Trace Bond wrote:
>PS: Björn, I probably should, but I don't, understand "DOM Events". What is
>the relationship between DOM Events, the browser, the Web Application's
>XHTML and the Web Application?

By implementing DOM Events web browsers enable Web applications to react
to events such as "the user activated a hyperlink", "an element has been
added to the document", and "an external image has finished loading", in
somewhat oversimplified terms.
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