MutationObserver

  • Revision slug: DOM/DOM_Mutation_Observers
  • Revision title: DOM Mutation Observers
  • Revision id: 11679
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  • Creator: Nickolay
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  • Comment Fx14 will ship it unprefixed.; 6 words added

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Mutation Observers provides developers a way to react to changes in a DOM. It is designed as a replacement for Mutation Events defined in the DOM3 Events specification.

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<p>Mutation Observers provides developers a way to react to changes in a DOM. It is designed as a replacement for Mutation Events defined in the DOM3 Events specification.</p>
<p>This is a stub - please see these pages instead:</p>
<ul> <li>A brief overview: <a class=" external" href="http://updates.html5rocks.com/2012/02/Detect-DOM-changes-with-Mutation-Observers" rel="freelink">http://updates.html5rocks.com/2012/0...tion-Observers</a></li> <li>A more in-depth discussion: <a class=" external" href="http://hacks.mozilla.org/2012/05/dom-mutationobserver-reacting-to-dom-changes-without-killing-browser-performance/" rel="freelink">http://hacks.mozilla.org/2012/05/dom...r-performance/</a></li> <li>A screencast by Chromium developer Rafael Weinstein: <a class=" external" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eRZ4pO0gVWw" rel="freelink">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eRZ4pO0gVWw</a></li> <li>The mutation summary library: <a class=" external" href="http://code.google.com/p/mutation-summary/" rel="freelink">http://code.google.com/p/mutation-summary/</a></li> <li>The DOM4 specification which defines the <code>MutationObserver</code> interface: <a class=" external" href="http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/domcore/raw-file/tip/Overview.html#mutation-observers" rel="freelink">http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/domcore/raw-fi...tion-observers</a></li> <li>Intoroduced in Firefox 14 <a class=" link-https" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=749920">unprefixed</a>.</li>
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