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Re: SVGT 1.2: dynamic changes to <handler> elements

From: Jim Ley <jim@jibbering.com>
Date: Wed, 28 Dec 2005 12:29:27 -0000
To: www-svg@w3.org
Message-ID: <dou0cc$3l4$1@sea.gmane.org>

"Maciej Stachowiak" <mjs@apple.com> wrote in message 
> * Removing a <handler> element doesn't remove the corresponding event 
> handler on its observer.
> * Inserting a <handler> element doesn't add an event handler on its 
> observer unless this happens as part of parsing.
> * Changing the text contents of even an inline handler element  doesn't 
> change what happens when the event fires.
> All of these seem counter-intuitive, contrary to how the <listener> 
> element works, and contrary to how "onfoo" style inline event  attributes 
> work.

Er, this is exactly equivalent to how on ofoo inline events work I would 
say.  It's never been clearly specified in any specification.

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