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Re: [css3-transitions] Content attribute for transitionend event handling

From: L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Date: Fri, 30 Mar 2012 11:44:56 -0700
To: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20120330184456.GA11687@crum.dbaron.org>
On Friday 2012-03-30 18:27 +0000, Sylvain Galineau wrote:
> Current builds of Chrome and IE10 support a prefixed ontransitionend event handler e.g.
> The alert in the following simple testcase will display after 1.5s:
> 	<!doctype html>
> 	<style>
> 		#test {
> 			width: 300px;
> 			height:300px;
> 			background-color:blue;
> 			-webkit-transition: background-color 1.5s;
> 		}
> 		#test:hover {
> 			background-color:lime;
> 		}
> 	</style>
> 	<div id="test" onwebkittransitionend="alert('we are done')"></div>
> Firefox and Opera do not, as far as I can tell, support this. As this is currently unspecified
> we should discuss whether/how to make it interoperable.

I was under the impression that these attributes were seen as a
backwards-compatibility feature and plan in the DOM events world was
to not add them for new events.  But I could be wrong there.

http://www.w3.org/TR/DOM-Level-3-Events/#EventTarget-onfoo doesn't
say anything about that other than saying the attributes are

doesn't say which events have event handler content attributes in
HTML5, though I bet something in HTML5 does.


𝄞   L. David Baron                         http://dbaron.org/   𝄂
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