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Re: ISSUE-163 (depressed keys): Change "key is depressed" to "modifier was active" [DOM3 Events]

From: Jacob Rossi <jrossi@microsoft.com>
Date: Thu, 31 Mar 2011 01:23:19 +0000
To: "www-dom@w3.org" <www-dom@w3.org>
CC: "david@davidflanagan.com" <david@davidflanagan.com>
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Per our resolution, the phrase "key is pressed" has been changed to "modifier was active" throughout the spec. The use of past tense clarifies that these properties represent the state of the modifiers at the time the event occurred. This affects KeyboardEvent and MouseEvent.

Thanks,

Jacob
Received on Thursday, 31 March 2011 01:23:54 GMT

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