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Re: Clipboard actions BOF table at W3C TPAC

From: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 22 Oct 2008 15:13:53 +0200
To: "Paul Libbrecht" <paul@activemath.org>, "Ian Hickson" <ian@hixie.ch>
Cc: public-webapps@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.ujfgdfr9wxe0ny@widsith.orange-hotspot.com>

Sorry, I missed this - I was otherwise occupied at lunch (I am here, BTW).

Having hopefully pretty much shifted Progress Events off my plate, I hope  
to move back to the clipboard API stuff now - and the HTML5 draft is  
indeed an important reference...

Ian, how stable do you think this bit of the HTML5 spec is? (I haven't  
looked yet...)



On Wed, 22 Oct 2008 11:51:41 +0200, Paul Libbrecht <paul@activemath.org>  

> I still have a hard time while reading to understand if content-
> authors have a possibility to offer alternative data flavours to
> users. I seem to read there only something about a "text/plain"
> translation but nothing about allowing something such as
>    "the ICS equivalent of that div is this-or-that-or-at-this-url"
> can you explain it better?
> paul
> Le 22-oct.-08 à 11:30, Ian Hickson a écrit :
>>> I've just proposed a clipboard-actions BOF table for today noon
>>> here at the W3C Technical Plenary in Mandelieu

>> In case I am not able to attend, I just wanted to mention this
>> section in the HTML5 spec that defines a copy-and-paste API in
>> terms of the DnD API:
>>   http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/#copy-and-paste

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