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Re: [DOM3Events] event table forbids e.g. load to dispach on XMLHttpRequest

From: Olli Pettay <Olli.Pettay@helsinki.fi>
Date: Wed, 17 Aug 2011 14:32:10 +0300
Message-ID: <4E4BA6BA.6030805@helsinki.fi>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
CC: "www-dom@w3.org" <www-dom@w3.org>
On 08/17/2011 02:11 PM, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> I'm not really sure whether I should continue reviewing DOM Level 3
> Events as the way comments are not being discussed by participants of
> the WG on this list but rather on teleconferences between a few people
> is not productive I think, but here we go...
>
> http://dev.w3.org/2006/webapi/DOM-Level-3-Events/html/DOM3-Events.html#event-types-list
> forbids e.g. load events to be dispatch on XMLHttpRequest. That seems
> very wrong. In addition, if I create a synthetic event called load and
> dispatch it on a Text node listeners registered for it should definitely
> trigger.
>
>

That table is non-normative, as the text says.

-Olli
Received on Wednesday, 17 August 2011 11:32:56 GMT

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