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Re: specification of "legacy" key events

From: Hallvord R. M. Steen <hallvord@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 08 May 2008 11:53:39 +0200
To: "Maciej Stachowiak" <mjs@apple.com>
Cc: olli@pettay.fi, public-webapi@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.uatxrpjqa3v5gv@hr-opera.oslo.opera.com>

On Thu, 08 May 2008 11:41:10 +0200, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>  
wrote:

> We originally had the Firefox-like model and deliberately switched to  
> the IE-like model to cater to use cases like this and because we believe  
> it is more Web compatible.
>  As such, I would strongly argue for the IE/Safari model instead of the  
> Firefox/Opera model.

OK, thanks. Nothing is more convincing than use cases so of course I now  
entirely agree that the spec should follow IE and Safari :)

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Hallvord R. M. Steen
Core QA JavaScript tester, Opera Software
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