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[web] addEvent / attachEvent

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Hello: Will attaching an event through the methods that are part of IE and Firefox (because they are different) still fire even if I were to later do something like this: window.onload = myFunction; myImage.onload = myImageLoadFunction; ? L-

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I did some testing and it worked in IE7 and FF.


var test = function() {
alert(1);
};

var test2 = function() {
alert(2);
};

window.load = test();

window.load = test2();



So yes, it will perform both calls.

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Yup:

Alright, yeah, I wrote pretty much the same thing, along with using the addEventListener stuff from YUI. They all don't overwrite.

So how do you remove a listener?

L-

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Not sure since I don't use the YUI. I do all of my JS with jQuery, but even then, to unload a single action, I don't think this is possible since you're stacking different commands/functions to be executed. If you were to apply specific event listeners, then simply unbind that event so that nothing happens.

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