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Re: Accessing sjavascript in parent window from within an embedded svg

From: vyasvemu <vyvm_2001@yahoo.com>
Date: Thu, 5 Apr 2007 05:40:17 -0700 (PDT)
Message-ID: <9855051.post@talk.nabble.com>
To: www-svg@w3.org

Sorry, typo in the "subject line". Must read as

Re: Accessing javascript in parent window from within an embedded svg

Thanks
vyasvemu



vyasvemu wrote:
> 
> I embedded an svg document in an HTML page. One of the svg elements has a
> "onmouseover=toggle(evt)" event handler. If I place the "toggle(evt)"
> function in the top HTML page, I am getting "toggle is not defined error"
> in Mozilla Firefox.
> 
> If I place the "toggle" function in the svg document itself, the function
> is being recognized and called. However, the "toggle" function needs to
> fire another script in the main HTML page. 
> 
> How do I access the script in parent window from within the embedded svg?
> 
> The following is not working..
> 
>     var elem = evt.target.ownerDocument.parentNode;   // returns undefined
> 
>    or 
>     
>    var elem = evt.target.ownerDocument.contentWindow;   // returns null.
> 
> Please help !!!
> 
> Vyas Vemu
> 
> 
> 

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