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Re: What are we trying to solve with document.designMode?

From: Benjamin Poulain <benjamin.poulain@nokia.com>
Date: Tue, 03 May 2011 10:30:50 +0200
Message-ID: <4DBFBD3A.5060309@nokia.com>
To: "ext Jukka K. Korpela" <jukka.k.korpela@kolumbus.fi>
CC: public-html-comments@w3.org
On 04/26/2011 05:53 PM, ext Jukka K. Korpela wrote:
> The possibility of overriding document.designMode on a per-element basis
> is less important that the document.designMode property itself. If you
> don't like the effect of document.designMode on the document, don't use
> it - you can always set <body contenteditable> if that's what you want,
> and comfortably override it for some element(s).

It is not that I don't like the feature :D

I was looking at bugs related to the feature in WebKit and found no two 
engines have the same behavior.

cheers,
Benjamin
Received on Tuesday, 3 May 2011 08:20:46 GMT

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