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Re: Bubbling/Capturing for XHR + other non-DOM objects

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2010 11:09:10 +0200
To: "www-dom@w3.org" <www-dom@w3.org>, "public-webapps@w3.org" <public-webapps@w3.org>, "Travis Leithead" <travil@microsoft.com>
Cc: "Adrian Bateman" <adrianba@microsoft.com>, "Chris Wilson" <cwilso@microsoft.com>
Message-ID: <op.veumc42g64w2qv@annevk-t60>
On Wed, 23 Jun 2010 01:53:51 +0200, Travis Leithead <travil@microsoft.com>  
wrote:
> This topic came up internally on the IE team, and we thought it would be  
> noteworthy to put this question before the working groups in hopes of  
> getting a spec clarification made.
>
> The question is: for XHR and other non-DOM related objects that support  
> the EventTarget interface, meaning objects that will be surfaced off of  
> "window" but aren't really a part of the markup tree, how should event  
> propagation be handled?

Events only propagate within a DOM tree. In addition there are some  
special cases for the global object noted in the HTML5 specification.  
Other than that there is no propagation.


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Anne van Kesteren
http://annevankesteren.nl/
Received on Friday, 25 June 2010 09:10:06 GMT

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