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Re: "Value Change with Focus Change" when the focus doesn't change...

From: Erik Bruchez <erik@bruchez.org>
Date: Mon, 27 Jun 2005 19:11:20 +0200
Message-ID: <42C03338.2040202@bruchez.org>
To: www-forms@w3.org

Thanks. Looking forward to the 2nd edition!


John Boyer wrote:
> Hi Eric,
> The working group is very close to publishing an updated errata list
> and XForms 1.0 second edition.  The updated errata includes a change
> to the section you are citing, including the removal of mention of
> DOM focus events.  The updated section is titled change "Sequence:
> Value Change" and onloy shows the event sequence corresponding to a 
> value change without interaction of other circumstances like focus
> change.
> Best regards,
> John Boyer
> -----Original Message-----
> From: www-forms-request@w3.org [mailto:www-forms-request@w3.org]On
> Behalf Of Erik Bruchez
> Sent: Monday, June 27, 2005 7:35 AM
> To: www-forms@w3.org
> Subject: "Value Change with Focus Change" when the focus doesn't
> change...
> The spec says, under "4.6.1 For input, secret, textarea, range, or 
> upload Controls":
> "When the form control is interactively changed, and has the 
> "incremental="true" setting, the event sequence described at 4.6.7 
> Sequence: Value Change with Focus Change may be initiated at 
> implementation dependent intervals."
> Does it really make sense to send DOMFocusOut and DOMFocusIn events when 
> the focus hasn't changed? I would imagine that in this case, "Sequence: 
> Value Change with Focus Change" would still be valid but would NOT send 
> DOMFocusOut and DOMFocusIn events at all. I don't see anything in the 
> errata on the subject.
> -Erik
Received on Monday, 27 June 2005 17:11:59 GMT

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