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Re: ISSUE-155 (textinput): Consider lowercasing 'textInput' event [DOM3 Events]

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 22 Oct 2010 12:20:17 +0200
To: "David Flanagan" <david@davidflanagan.com>, "Tony Chang" <tony@chromium.org>
Cc: "Doug Schepers" <schepers@w3.org>, www-dom@w3.org, "Ojan Vafai" <ojan@chromium.org>
Message-ID: <op.vky2z3s364w2qv@anne-van-kesterens-macbook-pro.local>
On Thu, 21 Oct 2010 01:24:51 +0200, Tony Chang <tony@chromium.org> wrote:
> I don't know of any sites that currently depend on textInput.  I think  
> it's early enough in it's implementation lifetime that we can just make  
> the
> switch in WebKit.  We were trying to rename the event to beforeInput,  
> which would have been just as disruptive.

Is that not an open issue as well still? Given that the input event is  
already there and the event is not just for text and is dispatched before  
the input event, I still think naming it beforeinput is the logical choice  

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Friday, 22 October 2010 10:20:52 UTC

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