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Re: [whatwg] on* attributes on DOM elements

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Fri, 17 Jun 2011 13:17:23 -0400
Message-ID: <4DFB8C23.7070808@mit.edu>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
CC: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>, whatwg <whatwg@whatwg.org>
On 6/17/11 12:57 PM, Boris Zbarsky wrote:
> On 6/17/11 8:49 AM, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>> On Fri, 27 May 2011 21:11:59 +0200, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
>> wrote:
>>> It looks like Gecko, Presto, and Webkit all support on* event
>>> attributes on all DOM elements, not just HTMLElement.
>>>
>>> IE9 seems to only support them on HTMLElement.
>>>
>>> I would propose that these be supported on all Elements at least for
>>> events that are not element-specific (e.g. "click").
>>
>> Should they move to DOM Core then? (I.e. those that are generic.)
>
> That would make the most sense to me.

And to be clear, I'm talking here about IDL attributes, not content 
attributes.

-Boris
Received on Friday, 17 June 2011 17:17:52 GMT

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