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Re: textInput --> beforeInput [ISSUE-121]

From: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Date: Fri, 10 Sep 2010 10:33:26 -0700
Message-ID: <AANLkTin14EhpvkT7yHMDpEjsVg2Z0KRu4BLyFVxPfhUq@mail.gmail.com>
To: Tony Chang <tony@chromium.org>
Cc: Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>, Ojan Vafai <ojan@chromium.org>, www-dom@w3.org
On Fri, Sep 10, 2010 at 10:21 AM, Tony Chang <tony@chromium.org> wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 10, 2010 at 9:06 AM, Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc> wrote:
>>
>> What is the implementation status for 'textInput'? If it's already
>> been implemented in various browsers, it might make sense to perform
>> all the steps in the filed issue, except the renaming step. I.e.
>> simply expand the list of cases when 'beforeInput' fires, rather than
>> also renaming it.
>
> Ojan mentioned in his email that WebKit is currently the only implementor of
> textInput.  This still seems to be the case.  Renaming now seems easier than
> trying to do it later.

What is the advantage of the rename though? I personally think
textInput is more intuitive, but I don't feel strongly.

/ Jonas
Received on Friday, 10 September 2010 17:34:15 GMT

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