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Re: clipboard data types registry?

From: Paul Libbrecht <paul@hoplahup.net>
Date: Sun, 27 Mar 2011 00:11:19 +0100
Cc: public-webapps@w3.org, Daniel Cheng <dcheng@chromium.org>
Message-Id: <61A0C1CB-58D1-4F80-BD0B-161567524725@hoplahup.net>
To: Hallvord R. M. Steen <hallvord@opera.com>

my belief is that such a registry is useful, but that it is ok to keep it minimal until the spec is released.

I tend to believe that this information is bound to the spec so I prefer to have it inside.
I would also prefer that for its authority value.


Le 22 mars 2011 à 09:51, Hallvord R. M. Steen a écrit :

> The logical conclusion is that to write a really implementable spec with complete information, we need some kind of registry, mapping MIME/clipboard types to filtering algorithms..
> This "registry" might be as simple as a <TABLE> inside the spec itself, or it might be something maintained outside of it. I guess it will be considered too application-specific for the common MIME type registry, though?
> Thoughts and views? Is a registry overkill, or useful? Should it be in-spec or a separate entity with individual updates? If separate, does the W3C have infrastructure for such stuff or do we put the information somewhere else?
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