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[whatwg] Events for added nodes while page is loading

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Thu, 14 Jun 2007 01:38:20 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.0706140137320.30490@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>
On Tue, 1 Aug 2006, Robert Gr?sdal wrote:
> It'd be nice to have an event that'd tell my script when a new dom node 
> have been added to the DOM tree /while it is loading/. Some documents 
> just take quite a while to load, so it'd be nice to be able to modify 
> nodes as they were added to the DOM tree.

Browser vendors have told me that they don't want to do this due to the 
performance impact of such a feature. Otherwise, we already have this 
feature (DOM mutation events).

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