- On Tue, Oct 03, 2006 at 10:40:56AM -0000, Andrei Neculau wrote:
> HiCorrect, IE will not fire these listeners in the order they were
> Is there a way to make sure of the order of how event listeners are
> being loaded?
> If I have an event that has two listeners.. one with "mynumber++" and
> another one with "mynumber = 5 / mynumber", how do I make sure the
> second one fires after the first one?
> Of course it's a stupid example, but it shows that if the second one
> fires first, it will get division by zero.
> The only solution I came up with until now, which is not a really
> great one is to have two events for each of the two listeners, and the
> first listener to be like "mynumber++; event2.fire();"
> Is there a clever way to add a listener before/after a previous one?
registered. If you have a situation where order is required, you should
register a single listener and have your application code execute both
functions. CustomEvents do execute the listeners in the order
registered, so you could use a custom event as a wrapper for your DOM