Re: XML Events

> I've seen virtually no-one have the need to use it, other than where
> to ActiveX Object events are concerned where it's the only defined method.
> > Anyone have any ideas?
> Stick with the current, widely implemented, well understood methods until
> the new technology has proved itself superior.

XML Events have a lot more advantages than just being able to attach several
handlers to the same event.

It's supposed to be a general event system for all XML languages, be it
XHTML/SVG or something else. It's more integrated with how the event system
works on the DOM level. And it allows separation of content and scripting.

I will personally be very sad if XML Events aren't explored further for both
XHTML and SVG, maybe the two groups can work together on this.

Sigurd Lerstad

Received on Thursday, 6 February 2003 08:10:25 UTC