[thelist] [javascript] Window.onload > YUI vs. Prototype

Matt Warden mwarden at gmail.com
Mon Apr 7 16:33:47 CDT 2008

On Mon, Apr 7, 2008 at 4:36 PM, Paul Bennett <Paul.Bennett at wcc.govt.nz> wrote:

>  Load lightbox files
>         lightbox initialized by initLightbox();
>         global var set for common.js to check for
>  Load common.js
>         window.onload called again and addListener used to attach methods to various events / elements
>         addListener used to reload lightbox when var is set:
>         // load lightbox again if the file has been loaded
>         if(typeof lbLoaded == 'number'){
>                 YAHOO.util.Event.addListener(document.body, 'load', initLightbox);
>         }

I am not sure what you mean by window.onload being called again. If
the load event has already fired before you have added initLightbox to
the handler, then yes it will not call that function.

Perhaps I should just stay quiet since I have no idea what lightbox is...

Matt Warden
Cincinnati, OH, USA

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