Document Object Model (DOM) Level 3 Events Specification

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W3C Working Draft 31 March 2003

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Philippe Le Hégaret, W3C
Tom Pixley, Netscape Communications Corporation (until July 2002)

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This specification defines the Document Object Model Events Level 3, a generic platform- and language-neutral event system which allows registration of event handlers, describes event flow through a tree structure, and provides basic contextual information for each event. The Document Object Model Events Level 3 builds on the Document Object Model Events Level 2 [DOM Level 2 Events].

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This document contains the Document Object Model Level 3 Events specification.

This is a Last Call Working Draft for review by W3C members and other interested parties. The Last Call review period ends on 1 May 2003. The list of issues is also available. Please, send your comments on this document to the public mailing list www-dom@w3.org. An archive is available at http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-dom/.

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