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[whatwg] on* attributes on DOM elements

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Fri, 17 Jun 2011 12:57:39 -0400
Message-ID: <4DFB8783.7070802@mit.edu>
On 6/17/11 8:49 AM, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> On Fri, 27 May 2011 21:11:59 +0200, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky at 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.

-Boris
Received on Friday, 17 June 2011 09:57:39 UTC

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