Re: on execCommand() and script-triggered copy/cut/paste

On Wed, Aug 5, 2015 at 4:17 PM, Johannes Wilm <> wrote:
> Maybe we should just move everything about execCommand and the clipboard to
> the execCommand spec? So move your section 10.3 into the execCommand spec,
> which is marked as "currently obsolete".
> That way execCommand it won't end up a a W3C recommendation with no good
> reason.

HTML5 is a W3C Recommendation and it specifies obsolete non-conforming
features, e.g.:

Implementations must still support such features, but authors must not
use them.  Also, execCommand() is in HTML5 too:

So I don't see what the problem is.

Received on Wednesday, 5 August 2015 13:48:53 UTC