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Re: New draft of Progress events

From: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
Date: Sun, 28 Jan 2007 10:12:39 -0500
To: "Bjoern Hoehrmann" <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Cc: "Web API public" <public-webapi@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.tmvdvdg3wxe0ny@widsith.local>

On Sat, 27 Jan 2007 20:33:07 -0500, Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>  

> * Charles McCathieNevile wrote:
>> So I agree, adjusted the example to look for the error case, but didn't 
>> do
>> the rest yet.
> Note that in "if !(evt.total == 0)" the condition must be in braces, so
> e.g. "if (!(evt.total == 0))".

D'oh! Wouldn't it be nice if there was a != operator. Oh, never mind.

>>> * there is also no need to use scripting to change the xlink:href
>>> attribute, you could easily use <set> instead.
>> I think it is more obvious what is going on if you use the script to 
>> make the change - although it is a matter of personal taste as far
>> as I can tell.
>> If there is an outcry in favour of set I can happily change it, butleft  
>> it alone for now.
> I think the example is rather confusing as it stands, especially the so-
> called loadAnimation.

Yeah, I agree that it needds to be cleaned up and made into a complete  

> In SVG 1.1 the attributeName attribute is required
> but in the example it doesn't have one. I am not really sure how the ex-
> ample is really meant to be.

The SVG bits are lacking. I tried to make the example a bit more complete,
although it still needs work...

>> I thought they were SVG attributes and so using the namespace is fine, 
>> or am I missing something?
> You create
> <rect {http://www.w3.org/2000/svg}width='...' ...
> while you have to create
> <rect {}width='...' ...
> since only the latter has well-defined semantics. There simply are no
> attributes in the http://www.w3.org/2000/svg namespace. You also would
> not write
> <rect xmlns:svg='...' svg:width='...' ...

You might think not...

Anyway, changed.

>>> * The init method's prototypes are wrong, the arguments should be
>>> exactly those of initEvent/NS in the correct order, followed by
>>> arguments for the additional context information.
>> ? I don't get what you mean.
> Is:
> void initProgressEventNS(in DOMString namespaceURI,
> in DOMString typeArg,
> in unsigned long loadedArg,
> in unsigned long totalArg,
> in boolean cancelableArg);
> must be:
> void initProgressEventNS(in DOMString namespaceURI,
> in DOMString typeArg,
> in boolean canBubbleArg,
> in boolean cancelableArg,
> in unsigned long loadedArg,
> in unsigned long totalArg);

Ah. Mostly done in rev1.6



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