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Re: ISSUE-3 (eventType): [Progress] [D3E]

From: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 17 Jun 2008 14:25:42 +0900
To: "Garrett Smith" <dhtmlkitchen@gmail.com>, "Web Applications Working Group WG" <public-webapps@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.ucvn04fawxe0ny@widsith.local>

On Sat, 14 Jun 2008 02:12:24 +0900, Garrett Smith <dhtmlkitchen@gmail.com>  
wrote:

> On Fri, Jun 13, 2008 at 4:49 AM, Web Applications Working Group Issue
> Tracker <sysbot+tracker@w3.org> wrote:
>>
>> ISSUE-3 (eventType): [Progress] eventType [Progress events]
>>
>> http://www.w3.org/2008/webapps/track/issues/
>>
>> Raised by: Olli Pettay
>> On product: Progress events
>>
>> Shouldn't there be an eventType so you can use document.createEvent to  
>> make these? See http://www.w3.org/mid/48480B56.1050805@helsinki.fi
>>
>
> The plausible use case for this is testing.
>
> In order to unit test parts of an application with progress event
> callbacks, it is necessary to create the event.

The usecase makes sense to me. But I wonder if it should be defined in DOM  
3 events instead?

cheers

Chaals

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