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Re: Mutation events replacement

From: Ryosuke Niwa <rniwa@webkit.org>
Date: Thu, 30 Jun 2011 17:43:57 -0700
Message-ID: <BANLkTi=J=SYAOa2xhyc+AJ8z9k6qUHSN2g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Cc: public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
On Thu, Jun 30, 2011 at 5:16 PM, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu> wrote:

> On 6/30/11 7:01 PM, Ryosuke Niwa wrote:
>> What do you mean by it being partially inserted?  Like document
>> relationship, etc... aren't consistent?
> That would be one example, yes.  Firing mutation events as you go involves
> making those relationships consistent at every step of a multipart mutation,
> whereas in some situations it may be simpler and faster to have intermediate
> inconsistent states.

Yeah, I hear you.  It's particularly painful in the editing world where we
have to make multiple DOM mutations.

I'd really like to know if having a list of mutations will address David's
use case.

- Ryosuke
Received on Friday, 1 July 2011 00:44:44 UTC

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