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Re: [whatwg] Can we remove forminput and formchange events and related dispatch methods?

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 4 May 2011 22:29:37 +0000 (UTC)
To: Olli@pettay.fi
cc: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>, WHATWG <whatwg@whatwg.org>, public-webapps@w3.org, Erik Arvidsson <arv@chromium.org>, Sergey Ilinsky <sergey@ilinsky.com>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1105042229060.19153@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
On Thu, 20 Jan 2011, Olli Pettay wrote:
> On 10/22/2010 10:09 PM, Jonas Sicking wrote:
> > On Fri, Oct 22, 2010 at 11:15 AM, Erik Arvidsson<arv@chromium.org>  wrote:
> > > On Oct 22, 2010 2:00 AM, "Anne van Kesteren"<annevk@opera.com>  wrote:
> > > > Yeah, I don't mind moving these features to libraries. Anyone
> > > > implemented
> > > > them apart from Opera?
> > > 
> > > Neither WebKit nor Gecko implements it:
> > > 
> > > https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=26141
> > > https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=605997
> > > 
> > > IE9 beta does not have it either.
> > 
> > This means that we should also remove
> > dispatchFormInput/dispatchFormChange from the HTML5 spec, right?
> 
> I agree, the events or at least the methods should be removed.

Just to close the loop on this, these were removed a few weeks ago.

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