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Re: Detecting and Creating Events

From: Olli Pettay <Olli.Pettay@helsinki.fi>
Date: Mon, 24 Aug 2009 12:36:53 +0300
Message-ID: <4A925F35.8070500@helsinki.fi>
To: Garrett Smith <dhtmlkitchen@gmail.com>
CC: DOM mailing list <www-dom@w3.org>
On 8/21/09 8:57 PM, Garrett Smith wrote:
>> This has the problem that browser may not know what additional events
>> extensions or plugins can fire.
> If the plugin supports EventTarget, including this proposed feature,
> then hasEvent could be called.

Plugin file may contain some scripts which may dispatch any events.
Same with extensions.
It is pretty difficult to detect those events.

Received on Monday, 24 August 2009 09:37:33 UTC

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