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Re: [DOML3Events] ACTION-267 Proposal for event iterator

From: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Date: Mon, 14 Apr 2008 15:53:52 -0700
Cc: public-webapi@w3.org
Message-Id: <471818A3-DB98-487C-AD4F-96ABB176A59A@apple.com>
To: Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>


On Apr 14, 2008, at 3:26 PM, Doug Schepers wrote:

>
> Hi, Jonas-
>
> Jonas Sicking wrote (on 4/14/08 5:58 PM):
>> Like Boris points out, there is no need to expose debugging APIs to  
>> web pages. Browsers can expose those thorough internal APIs to  
>> their tools.
>
> Actually, I've seen Web apps that allow creation and debugging of  
> content, and I think that's a perfectly legitimate use case.  I  
> would like to have this list of event listeners available.

As Jonas pointed out, many other APIs needed for debugging are not  
available to web content. Debugging web content inside other web  
content will not be made practical by this one feature. So I don't  
find it that compelling a use case.

Cheers,
Maciej
Received on Monday, 14 April 2008 22:54:31 GMT

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