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[Bug 12949] click() shouldn't have special powers over dispatching click event manually

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Date: Tue, 05 Jul 2011 09:54:58 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=12949

--- Comment #24 from Olli Pettay <Olli.Pettay@gmail.com> 2011-07-05 09:54:56 UTC ---
(In reply to comment #23)
> If an event does not carry a default action, it does not make sense that just
> firing an event would trigger a default action.
That still doesn't explain why?
The default action can be bound to the event target, like it is often
in all the current browser engines.

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