W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-webapps@w3.org > October to December 2008

Re: New Progress draft (1.25)...

From: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 29 Dec 2008 11:30:27 +1100
To: "Garrett Smith" <dhtmlkitchen@gmail.com>
Cc: "Jonas Sicking" <jonas@sicking.cc>, "Web Applications Working Group WG" <public-webapps@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.umwec1klwxe0ny@widsithpro.lan>

On Sat, 01 Nov 2008 16:10:53 +1100, Garrett Smith <dhtmlkitchen@gmail.com>  
wrote:

...
> I've coded to requirements that specify the busy icon being hidden and
> a message being shown. In those cases, I wanted a 'done' event.
>
> It would be helpful to have input from HCI and U/X experts. What are
> the majority of cases, is it "notify user of progress complete and
> display a message," or "display a message, then notify the user of
> progress complete."
>
> Having loadend fire last is still better than not having it at all. In
> the cases where order is significant, then it's still possible to code
> around it.

Given that a few people spoke in favour of loadend being last, and that it  
des seem simple to code what people want either way, I am going to leave  
it being last.

cheers

Chaals

-- 
Charles McCathieNevile  Opera Software, Standards Group
     je parle français -- hablo español -- jeg lærer norsk
http://my.opera.com/chaals       Try Opera: http://www.opera.com
Received on Monday, 29 December 2008 00:31:19 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 26 March 2013 18:49:29 GMT