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RE: Rename "DOM4 Events"

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 31 Jan 2012 00:39:48 +0000 (UTC)
To: Jacob Rossi <Jacob.Rossi@microsoft.com>
cc: Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>, "Arthur Barstow (art.barstow@nokia.com)" <art.barstow@nokia.com>, "www-dom@w3.org" <www-dom@w3.org>, Adrian Bateman <adrianba@microsoft.com>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1201310037260.18697@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
On Mon, 30 Jan 2012, Jacob Rossi wrote:
> I'm happy to entertain a different name. However, I have concerns with 
> "User Interface Events" since UIEvent is a particular interface out of 
> many included in the spec.

FWIW, the term I've historically used for the hypothetical spec that 
defines key events, mouse events, and the like, is "User Interaction 
Events". (There's still some references to the term in the HTML spec.)

Would that be a workable name?

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