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Re: Inconsistency of event handler idl attributes?, was Re: [proximity] HTML's WebIDL Function

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Date: Tue, 29 May 2012 17:35:36 +0200
Message-ID: <CADnb78j+w5Xvfd=Zkqwn9gotSrEbD-=EuhT8mFRUQ5X26Moxxw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Marcos Caceres <w3c@marcosc.com>
Cc: www-dom@w3.org
On Tue, May 29, 2012 at 4:51 PM, Marcos Caceres <w3c@marcosc.com> wrote:
> See the following link for a more complete test, which demonstrates that
> .onclick works as expected on DOM Nodes:
> http://jsfiddle.net/marcosc/VNFD6/8/

None of these work in Gecko or Internet Explorer. Per HTML they ought
not to work either (meaning Opera/WebKit have bugs).

> Ideally, it would be good if everyone behaved consistently here (ideally,
> like Chrome/Safari IHMO).

If you want other browsers to copy WebKit I guess the best way forward
would be to file a bug on HTML. That is after all the specification
that defines event handler attributes.

Anne — Opera Software
Received on Tuesday, 29 May 2012 15:36:08 UTC

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