W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-webapps@w3.org > January to March 2014

[Bug 24314] New: [Custom]: enteredView and leftView callbacks are still confusing

From: <bugzilla@jessica.w3.org>
Date: Thu, 16 Jan 2014 21:44:10 +0000
To: public-webapps@w3.org
Message-ID: <bug-24314-2927@http.www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/>

            Bug ID: 24314
           Summary: [Custom]: enteredView and leftView callbacks are still
           Product: WebAppsWG
           Version: unspecified
          Hardware: PC
                OS: All
            Status: NEW
          Severity: normal
          Priority: P2
         Component: Component Model
          Assignee: dglazkov@chromium.org
          Reporter: dglazkov@chromium.org
        QA Contact: public-webapps-bugzilla@w3.org
                CC: esprehn@gmail.com, jonas@sicking.cc, mike@w3.org,
            Blocks: 14968

We've had a few iterations trying to come up with better names for these two
callbacks, but the recent review with Mozilla app developers revealed that we
are still not hitting the target.

The intuitively proposed "inserted" and "removed" aren't quite fitting either,
because they don't actually reflect
http://dom.spec.whatwg.org/#concept-node-insert and

To avoid "view" terminology (which developers aren't that familiar with) and
"entered/left" confusion ("leftview? why not rightview?"), we settle on
something simpler: "attached" and "detached".

You are receiving this mail because:
You are on the CC list for the bug.
Received on Thursday, 16 January 2014 21:44:12 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Friday, 17 January 2020 18:14:21 UTC