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Re: Moving Form Events from DOM3 Events to HTML5 (was: Removing Form Events?)

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 22 Sep 2009 11:02:35 +0200
To: "Doug Schepers" <schepers@w3.org>, "www-dom@w3.org" <www-dom@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.u0nh2loq64w2qv@annevk-t60>
On Mon, 21 Sep 2009 20:47:27 +0200, Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org> wrote:
> Ian Hickson wrote (on 9/21/09 6:42 AM):
>> On Mon, 21 Sep 2009, Doug Schepers wrote:
>>>
>>>  I'm pondering removing the event types associated with forms: 'change'
>>>  [1], 'submit' [2], and 'reset' [3].  They are so specific to HTML that
>>>  they are probably best defined there, rather than in a generic DOM  
>>> Event
>>>  specification.
>>
>> What does it mean to define an event? (i.e. what would I have to do in
>> HTML5 if we moved this there?)
>
> [...]

FWIW, change and submit seem to be defined in sufficient detail already. I  
cannot find where reset is dispatched however.


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Anne van Kesteren
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Received on Tuesday, 22 September 2009 09:03:17 GMT

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