Prototype 1.6.0 release candidate

The first release candidate for Prototype 1.6.0 is now [available for download]( This version features a rewrite of the event system, including support for DOM-based custom events and the DOMContentLoaded event, true class inheritance and superclass method references, and improvements to the DOM, Ajax, and function APIs. Please give it a spin in your apps and [let us know]( if you run into trouble.