[dojo-contributors] dojo.dom and multiple window objects

LiuCougar liucougar at gmail.com
Sat Jun 3 10:07:55 EDT 2006

could someone give me some advice here for this issue please?

I need to implement this to proceed.


On 5/29/06, Paul Sowden <paul at idontsmoke.co.uk> wrote:
> Hey,
> At the moment dojo.dom uses whichever window and document objects are
> defined in its scope at runtime.  There are multiple reasons to fix
> this to be able to specify a specific window and document object to
> work with.
> MochiKit handles this using private variables which point at a
> default window and document object which can be set by the user.  It
> also provides methods withWindow and withDocument which allow the
> user to change the window and document objects temporarily, restoring
> the previous defaults after execution [1].
> Another way to do this is to provide optional parameters to either
> specific functions which use the document or window objects or just
> every function regardless.  While simpler, I'm not so fond of this
> option.
> Anyhow, Heng needs to implement an interface to provide this
> functionality for the Editor enhancement and we haven't settled on
> the "correct" implementation.  Thoughts?
> [1] http://mochikit.com/doc/html/MochiKit/DOM.html#dom-context
> Cheers.
> --
> Paul Sowden
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