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Re: Transform Action Event Interface proposal

From: Olli Pettay <Olli.Pettay@helsinki.fi>
Date: Tue, 01 Feb 2011 14:50:42 +0200
Message-ID: <4D4801A2.4050208@helsinki.fi>
To: Ilkka Oksanen <Ilkka.Oksanen@nokia.com>
CC: Cathy.Chan@nokia.com, public-webevents@w3.org
On 01/28/2011 02:12 PM, Ilkka Oksanen wrote:
> Hi Olli,
> Cathy is on holiday. Let me try to answer your questions.
> 19/01/2011 15:44, ext Olli Pettay kirjoitti:
>> have you thought how event targeting should work with transform
>> action events? I mean if user starts a tranformaction above element A
>> and then while doing the action user moves mouse/touch/whatever to
>> over element B, which element should be the target for the events.
> Our intention has been that all update and end events must be fired to
> the same target as the start event, i.e. the target will not change.
> This probably should be said more clearly in the proposal.
>> Also, what happens in cases when DOM is mutated; what if user starts
>> transformaction over element A, but during the action A is adopted to
>> a different document in a different window. Which element should be
>> the target in that case?
> Same rule should apply to this case too.

That is quite...surprising. Have you thought of not doing that, but
add something similar to setCapture?

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