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Re: sXBL issue -- bindings getting notified when the bound element is inserted into a document

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Thu, 24 Mar 2005 01:16:03 +0100
To: Jon Ferraiolo <jon.ferraiolo@adobe.com>
Cc: www-svg@w3.org
Message-ID: <424a0548.95137406@smtp.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Jon Ferraiolo wrote:
>But I would expect that the most common scenario will be that XBL widget 
>libraries will define widgets which expose methods and DOM attributes. (And 
>generate events.) If that is indeed the case, then saying "widgets which 
>expose interfaces cannot be bound with CSS" is not a good approach -- it 
>wouldn't be worth the effort. Just extend the sXBL matching which is based 
>on QName to an XPath expression which is evaluated at the time the custom 
>element is added to the document. If the XPath expression matches, then 
>turn the custom element's identity into what the binding defines.

So @element should be renamed to something less restrictive like @match?
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