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Re: [dom] Introduction to Events

From: Marcos Caceres <w3c@marcosc.com>
Date: Thu, 23 Feb 2012 15:17:01 +0000
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: "www-dom@w3.org" <www-dom@w3.org>
Message-ID: <4A5A0F8746D34DC798DF55BD8E9E27E9@marcosc.com>

On Thursday, February 23, 2012 at 12:49 PM, Anne van Kesteren wrote:

> Although I would have preferred not to do it myself as I'm not very good  
> at it, I attempted writing an introduction to the event chapter since  
> nobody else that offered to do it followed through. The first part has had  
> some review already and I would very much appreciate any enhancements  
> people can suggest that make the event model easier to understand for  
> people that are new to it.
> http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/domcore/raw-file/tip/Overview.html#events
> (Next is writing the non-normative "domintro" boxes for the event-related  
> IDL blocks. Might do that on the plane.)
Reads ok to me… but saying "obj.addEventListener" makes it seem like the user can create an object that implements EventTarget (which is currently not the case). Maybe use a concrete object there, like "window" or "document".   

Marcos Caceres
Received on Thursday, 23 February 2012 15:17:39 UTC

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