Document Object Model (DOM) Level 2 Events Specification
W3C Recommendation 13 November, 2000
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Tom Pixley, Netscape Communications Corp.
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This specification defines the Document Object Model Level 2 Events, a platform- and language-neutral interface that gives to programs and scripts a generic event system. The Document Object Model Level 2 Events builds on the Document Object Model Level 2 Core [DOM Level 2 Core] and on Document Object Model Level 2 Views [DOM Level 2 Views].
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This document has been produced as part of the W3C DOM Activity. The authors of this document are the DOM Working Group members. Different modules of the Document Object Model have different editors.
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Table of contents
Expanded Table of Contents
1. Document Object Model Events
Appendix A: IDL Definitions
Appendix B: Java Language Binding
Appendix C: ECMAScript Language Binding
Appendix D: Acknowledgements