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Re: [SVGMobile12] namespace events are not qualified?

From: Craig Northway <craign@cisra.canon.com.au>
Date: Thu, 19 May 2005 22:09:50 +0900
Message-ID: <428C901E.1080604@cisra.canon.com.au>
To: Jon Ferraiolo <jon.ferraiolo@adobe.com>, www-svg@w3.org

Jon,

Surely the examples in the SVG Tiny 1.2 specification should indicate 
the namespaced event name, ev:click.

Regards,
Craig

Jon Ferraiolo wrote:

>
> "click" and "ev:click" are equivalenced, so you can say either.
>
> Most older W3C spec, including SVG 1.0/1.1, used DOM2 Events which did 
> not support namespacing. With DOM3 Events, namespaced events were 
> introduced and all of the standard events defined in the DOM3 Events 
> spec were defined to be in the XML Events namespace. Thus, "click" was 
> defined to be in ev:click. The only way to make it so that old content 
> which just said "click" would still work in a user agent which moves 
> up to DOM3 Events is to say that "click" and "ev:click" are equivalenced.
>
> Jon
>
> At 02:14 AM 5/19/2005, KONO Masahiko wrote:
>
>> Dear SVG WG,
>>
>> 15.3 XML Events
>>
>> SVG Tiny 1.2 uses namespaced events.  How can I deal namespace of 
>> events?
>> In examples(handler.svg, javahandler.svg), 'click' event is registered.
>> Should event attribute value be qualified(ev:click)?
>>
>> Best regards,
>>
>> -- 
>> KONO Masahiko
>> CANON INC.
>> E-mail : kono.masahiko@canon.co.jp
>
>
>
>
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