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Re: [DOM3 Events] compositionstart shouldn't be cancelable for IME

From: Olli Pettay <Olli.Pettay@helsinki.fi>
Date: Tue, 16 Aug 2011 20:37:19 +0300
Message-ID: <4E4AAACF.5080202@helsinki.fi>
To: Daniel Danilatos <daniel.danilatos@gmail.com>
CC: Masayuki Nakano <masayuki@d-toybox.com>, "www-dom@w3.org" <www-dom@w3.org>
On 08/16/2011 10:30 AM, Daniel Danilatos wrote:
> The DOM is under the control of the browser. It is important that the js
> app can manipulate the dom, adjust the selection, etc as needed during
> composition start, and still have everything work. This all currently
> works very well in webkit and Firefox, and probably IE. I assume you
> aren't proposing to change this existing capability, but then I'm
> curious as to why the event can not be cancelled, since the browser can
> clearly prevent manipulation of its own DOM.

What has cancelling to do with DOM manipulation?


> Regards,
> Dan
> On Aug 16, 2011 8:14 AM, "Masayuki Nakano" <masayuki@d-toybox.com
> <mailto:masayuki@d-toybox.com>> wrote:
Received on Tuesday, 16 August 2011 17:37:51 UTC

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