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Re: [editing] tab in an editable area WAS: [whatwg] behavior when typing in contentEditable elements

From: timeless <timeless@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 7 Jan 2012 20:02:37 -0500
Message-ID: <CAACrNNcm=3AWK73h+pzJkUgmch1pHgs9c94VnLah1qJKDAD44Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
Ojan Vafai <ojan@chromium.org> wrote:
> We should make this configurable via execCommand:
> document.execCommand("TabBehavior", false, bitmask);
> The bitmask is because you might want a different set of behaviors:
> -Tabbing in lists
> -Tabbing in table cells
> -Tabbing blockquotes
> -Tab in none of the above insert a tab
> -Tab in none of the above insert X spaces (X is controlled by the CSS
tab-size property?)

We're trying to avoid introducing additional bitmasks into the web
platform. Can we use a dictionary or string?
Received on Sunday, 8 January 2012 01:03:05 GMT

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