The value of up.layer.current will be set to the this layer while event listeners are running.
let rootLayer = up.layer.root let overlay = await up.layer.open() rootLayer.on('foo', (event) => console.log('Listener called')) rootLayer.emit('foo') // logs "Listener called" overlay.emit('foo') // listener is not called
The element on which the event is triggered.
If omitted, the event will be emitted on the this layer's element.
The event type, e.g.
A list of properties to become part of the event object that will be passed to listeners.
A message to print to the log when the event is emitted.
false to not log this event emission.