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Re: DOM3 Events: range of DOMAttrModified modifications

From: Ray Whitmer <ray@personallegal.net>
Date: Sat, 24 Dec 2005 04:11:16 -0700
Message-Id: <075CBAC5-0F14-40A3-957B-2E84FC8D43E5@personallegal.net>
Cc: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>, www-dom@w3.org
To: Ray Whitmer <ray@personallegal.net>


On Dec 24, 2005, at 3:43 AM, Ray Whitmer wrote:

>
>
> On Dec 23, 2005, at 10:47 PM, Boris Zbarsky wrote:
>
>> Ray Whitmer wrote:
>>> I think there is no mention of being able to skip the event if  
>>> the replacement is a replacement with the current value.
>>
>> Except then no modification happened, so it makes no sense to fire  
>> a modification event...  This is assuming we mean string  
>> replacement, not replacement of one Attr node with another.
>
> Yes, you are correct in this case.  In the case of the attribute  
> modified, if there was no effective change of the string  
> replacement, there is no event.  I was confusing the rules of this  
> event with those of node insertion / removal.

I intended to say node insertion / removal during a node self- 
replacement operation.

Ray Whitmer
Received on Saturday, 24 December 2005 11:11:34 GMT

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