Re: [webkit-dev] XML Events in WebKit

2007-12-09 Thread Ian Hickson
On Sat, 8 Dec 2007, Antoine Quint wrote: ...then you shouldn't be sending it over the wire, so it shouldn't matter... (You shouldn't send custom, aka proprietary, vocabularies over the wire, since you have no way to guarentee the end user can handle it.) We're drifting away from

Sending custom elements over the wire (was Re: [webkit-dev] XML Events in WebKit)

2007-12-09 Thread Maciej Stachowiak
Getting marginally off-topic for webkit-dev, but I don't mind having a bit of general web standards discussion here... On Dec 8, 2007, at 8:05 AM, Antoine Quint wrote: On 8 déc. 07, at 01:14, Ian Hickson wrote: On Fri, 7 Dec 2007, Antoine Quint wrote: XML Events basically come in handy

Re: [webkit-dev] XML Events in WebKit

2007-12-09 Thread Maciej Stachowiak
On Dec 7, 2007, at 7:02 PM, Raj Kiran Talusani wrote: Guys, thanks very much for all the comments. let me be more specific about my problem. i want to add multimodal capabilities to the webkit. I want to trigger (or communicate with) an external app based on events happening in the

Re: [webkit-dev] XML Events in WebKit

2007-12-08 Thread Antoine Quint
On 8 déc. 07, at 01:14, Ian Hickson wrote: On Fri, 7 Dec 2007, Antoine Quint wrote: XML Events basically come in handy when you want a generic markup- based way to add event listeners for custom events. For instance, if XBL was implemented in WebKit, and I had my own custom magic UI

Re: [webkit-dev] XML Events in WebKit

2007-12-07 Thread Maciej Stachowiak
On Dec 7, 2007, at 8:53 AM, Antoine Quint wrote: Hi, On 7 déc. 07, at 17:38, David Hyatt wrote: Yeah, they don't seem particularly compelling to me either. If someone does implement these, they should put the implementation behind an #ifdef so that those projects that aren't interested

Re: [webkit-dev] XML Events in WebKit

2007-12-07 Thread Antoine Quint
Hi, On 7 déc. 07, at 17:38, David Hyatt wrote: Yeah, they don't seem particularly compelling to me either. If someone does implement these, they should put the implementation behind an #ifdef so that those projects that aren't interested in them can turn them off. XML Events basically

Re: [webkit-dev] XML Events in WebKit

2007-12-07 Thread Raj Kiran Talusani
Guys, thanks very much for all the comments. let me be more specific about my problem. i want to add multimodal capabilities to the webkit. I want to trigger (or communicate with) an external app based on events happening in the xhtml document. Also i want to insert custom events into the XHTML

[webkit-dev] XML Events in WebKit

2007-12-06 Thread Raj Kiran Talusani
Hello all, Does webkit support the XML Events specification http://www.w3.org/2001/xml-events. To be specific, some thing like the following is valid for WebKit? ev:listener event=focus observer=mytextbox handler=myhandler/ thanks in advance Raj ___

Re: [webkit-dev] XML Events in WebKit

2007-12-06 Thread Eric Seidel
No. Although you're certainly welcome to file a bug requesting said support: http://webkit.org/quality/reporting.html I've not yet seen a compelling use-case for XML events. But perhaps I just haven't looked hard enough. -eric On Dec 6, 2007, at 10:50 PM, Raj Kiran Talusani wrote: