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Re: CfC: new WD of Clipboard API and Events; deadline April 5

From: Ryosuke Niwa <rniwa@webkit.org>
Date: Wed, 11 May 2011 15:59:50 -0700
Message-ID: <BANLkTiko==HKViC=Pm7bOf+ELPx68Ran2g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com>
Cc: public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
I think I have raised my concern before but what should happen if script
calls getData() within a copy/cut event handler?  Should it return the
clipboard content after taking account the values set by setData?  Or should
it always return the same value?  Or should script be banned from calling
getData() during copy/cut events all together?

Also, scripts shouldn't be able to call clearData() during copy/cut events,

For "10. Cross-origin copy/paste of source code", we might also want to
consider stripping elements that can refer to external URLs such as link,
meta, base, etc...

- Ryosuke

On Tue, Mar 29, 2011 at 4:37 AM, Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com>wrote:

> This is a Call for Consensus to publish a new Working Draft of Hallvord's
> Clipboard API and Events spec:
>  http://dev.w3.org/2006/webapi/clipops/clipops.html
> If you have any comments or concerns about this proposal, please send them
> to public-webapps by April 5 at the latest.
> As with all of our CfCs, positive response is preferred and encouraged and
> silence will be assumed to be agreement with the proposal.
> Please note that during this CfC, Hallvord will continue to edit the ED and
> will create a Table of Contents before the spec is published in w3.org/TR/
> .
> -Art Barstow
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