[whatwg] ISSUE-44 (EventsAndWindow): Should DOM3 Events cover the interaction of events and the Window object? [DOM3 Events]
ian at hixie.ch
Sat Aug 8 00:55:34 PDT 2009
On Tue, 29 Jul 2008, Olli Pettay wrote:
> Chapter "220.127.116.11. Events and the Window object"  says that event is
> also dispatched to window before (and after) dispatching to DOM nodes.
> I'd rather say window object is part of the event target chain
> (unfortunately load event is a special case), so events automatically
> propagate from document to window. No need to re-dispatch anything.
> (This is how gecko works ;) )
> Or perhaps that is what the text is trying to say, but it should
> probably talk about event propagation, not about dispatching to window.
I've tried to clarify this.
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