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Re: [Clipboard] checking if implementation allows reading/writing a given type to the OS clipboard

From: Hallvord R. M. Steen <hallvord@opera.com>
Date: Sat, 18 Feb 2012 16:25:11 +0100
To: "Paul Libbrecht" <paul@hoplahup.net>
Cc: public-webapps@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.v9vrr9m5a3v5gv@hr-opera.oslo.osa>
On Sat, 18 Feb 2012 13:48:52 +0100, Paul Libbrecht <paul@hoplahup.net>  

> Does this include an ability for a page to say that a media-type is  
> supported?
> (does it not appear natural?)

Hm.. you mean a page should be able to say "Hello web browser, I just  
luuuuve processing application/pdf data from the clipboard" ? I don't see  
the use case for that. If I'm misunderstanding you please clarify :-)

> I won't brag about native type names.
> I still find they're good but they're really not well ruled so it's ok.

MIME types (ahem..) are sort of more web-like..

Hallvord R. M. Steen, Core Tester, Opera Software
http://www.opera.com http://my.opera.com/hallvors/
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