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Re: ISSUE-99 (listen): Add shorter method names for addEventListener, et al? [DOM3 Events]

From: Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>
Date: Fri, 28 Aug 2009 11:21:26 +0200
Cc: Sergey Ilinsky <castonet@yahoo.co.uk>, Web Applications Working Group WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
Message-Id: <BBB42166-75F6-4AD7-BC7D-13C12DCD2B1D@berjon.com>
To: Oliver Hunt <oliver@apple.com>
On Aug 27, 2009, at 12:00 , Oliver Hunt wrote:
> I agree, also it is trivial for a developer or library to provide  
> aliases to provide the shortened form (including supporting  
> listenOnce)

One shouldn't need to add a library just to make core interfaces user  
friendly. Libraries are for complicated, interesting, specific things  
that you don't expect a browser to support.

Robin Berjon - http://berjon.com/
Received on Friday, 28 August 2009 09:22:02 UTC

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