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Re: SVG12: "HTMLEvents"?

From: Dean Jackson <dean@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 8 Feb 2005 12:03:13 +1100
Message-Id: <093d563290d4da0b456eb1ffbeb0b922@w3.org>
Cc: www-svg@w3.org
To: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>

On 8 Feb 2005, at 00:30, Bjoern Hoehrmann wrote:

> Dear Scalable Vector Graphics Working Group,
>   From http://www.w3.org/TR/2004/WD-SVG12-20041027/ I can't really make
> sense of the references to "HTMLEvent", this seems just wrong. Please
> change the draft such that I can easily make sense of it.

We're currently cleaning this mess up, but in the meantime we can
explain why "HTMLEvent" is there. Rather than simply a piece of
text it should be a hyperlink to:
which uses the term (for error, load, unload, submit, scroll, etc).


> Various events do not seem to be well-defined, for example, it is said
> for {"http://www.w3.org/2001/xml-events", "error"}
>   The error event occurs when an element does not load properly
>   or when an error occurs during script execution.
> and
>   The document, or a resource linked from it, has been loaded but
>   cannot be interpreted according to its semantic, such as an invalid
>   image, a script execution error, or non-well-formed XML
> and
>   An image does not load properly or when an error occurs during
>   script execution. This event is valid for OBJECT elements, BODY
>   elements, and FRAMESET element.
> Assuming the first definition is supposed to be the only normative
> definition, I could not find a precise definition of the conditions
> to be met for an element to "load properly". Please change the draft
> such that there is such a precise definition.
> regards.
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