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[Bug 13203] There does not seem to be a way to cancel a drag and drop operation at a point later than when `dragenter` fires. Often it is useful to be able to cancel it when the draggable item is dropped, when you know where it is being dropped. I think it would be g

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Date: Tue, 23 Aug 2011 08:17:39 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=13203

Jonas <jonas.westerlund@gmail.com> changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
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             Status|RESOLVED                    |REOPENED
         Resolution|WONTFIX                     |

--- Comment #7 from Jonas <jonas.westerlund@gmail.com> 2011-08-23 08:17:39 UTC ---
> Rationale: It's trivial to cancel the drop in the drop code. Just don't do
> anything.

Accepting the drop and doing nothing leads to different behavior.

This is different on Windows and OS X, so I suggest checking it out on Chrome
(or Safari or FireFox) on OS X, to make it clearer what I mean.

Example here:
http://jsbin.com/oyujuz/3

Chrome 12 on Ubuntu behaves like the aforementioned browsers on OS X, as well.

I hope this clears things up.

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