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Re: [whatwg] Detecting eventListeners

From: Xavier Ho <contact@xavierho.com>
Date: Fri, 25 May 2012 13:00:54 +1000
Message-ID: <CALWePYw-4LpUsXUQ1p+ydf8bnHHbJ_L=NzBUv6-KV+FYPhnXug@mail.gmail.com>
To: Rick Waldron <waldron.rick@gmail.com>
Cc: whatwg@whatwg.org, Jason Edward 今井 Parrott <parrott.jason@gmail.com>
Hello Rick,

Apologies, Jason.

On 25 May 2012 12:54, Rick Waldron <waldron.rick@gmail.com> wrote:
> But once the door is open, there is no way to close it.

 The door's already open.  You simply have to iterate through all the
nodes, and call removeEventListener with all possible events.

> Please save the dramatics, it would hardly take 1000 lines of code to
> accomplish this.
> I suspect there is likely a simpler alternative solution to your problem -
> that doesn't involve new spec features.
> I hope so too.  I will add however that override an injection on the top
of the page isn't a robust solution, because we want to run our scripts on
any arbitrary internal sites.

Received on Friday, 25 May 2012 03:03:03 UTC

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