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Re: Working Group Decision on ISSUE-131 caret-location-api

From: Gervase Markham <gerv@mozilla.org>
Date: Sat, 30 Apr 2011 08:16:15 +0100
Message-ID: <4DBBB73F.1010107@mozilla.org>
To: robert@ocallahan.org
CC: Richard Schwerdtfeger <schwer@us.ibm.com>, Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>, jbrewer@w3.org
On 30/04/11 07:15, Robert O'Callahan wrote:
> "Don't use canvas for text editing" is a better, simpler, stronger
> message than "here's a bunch of APIs you should use to get text editing
> half-working in canvas". Let's try pushing that message and see what
> happens! There's not a proliferation of canvas-based text editors today.

In fact, didn't Bespin/Skywriter/ACE move off canvas?
http://mozillalabs.com/skywriter/2011/01/18/mozilla-skywriter-has-been-merged-into-ace/

Gerv
Received on Saturday, 30 April 2011 07:17:02 GMT

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