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Re: ISSUE-131 (defaultView load ): Define load event to fire on defaultView [DOM3 Events]

From: Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 06 Oct 2010 14:29:49 -0400
Message-ID: <4CACC01D.7060402@w3.org>
To: "Hallvord R. M. Steen" <hallvord@opera.com>
CC: www-dom@w3.org, Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>
Hi, Simon, Hallvord-

Hallvord R. M. Steen wrote (on 9/16/10 10:35 PM):
> On Thu, 16 Sep 2010 16:33:54 +0900, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
> wrote:
>
>>> The text about not-propagating to defaulView doesn't talk about where
>>> the event is dispatched but about what happens to load events which are
>>> dispatched to Document or Element.
>>
>> Yeah, HTML5 already defines when and when not elements are to be
>> dispatched on Window. I do not think DOM Level 3 Events needs to be
>> concerned with that.
>
> It would be nice if the text was clearer (and perhaps referenced HTML5
> for the window case) - as-is, I found it confusing too.

What would your suggested text be for the clarification, and can you 
please point me to the relevant sections of HTML5?

Regards-
-Doug Schepers
W3C Team Contact, SVG and WebApps WGs
Received on Wednesday, 6 October 2010 18:29:51 GMT

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