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Re: Conflicts between D3E and Web DOM Core

From: Glenn Maynard <glenn@zewt.org>
Date: Thu, 3 Mar 2011 17:43:09 -0500
Message-ID: <AANLkTikUD6taaqX+g_7EKmucqfR4XMfGVChC8cLUOWre@mail.gmail.com>
To: Jacob Rossi <jrossi@microsoft.com>
Cc: "www-dom@w3.org" <www-dom@w3.org>
On Thu, Mar 3, 2011 at 5:06 PM, Jacob Rossi <jrossi@microsoft.com> wrote:

> 3. Event names can be empty strings but not null in WDC [2]. Why exclude
> null, it's not any more nonsensical than "". IE9, Chrome, and Opera all
> allow null as a name.
>

In Chrome 9, e.initEvent(null, true, true) gives e.type == "null" (not
null).  FF (3.6/4b11) gives e.type == "".

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Glenn Maynard
Received on Thursday, 3 March 2011 22:43:42 GMT

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