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Re: RFE: Add touch-callout

From: Patrick H. Lauke <redux@splintered.co.uk>
Date: Fri, 13 Jun 2014 15:21:55 +0100
Message-ID: <539B0903.8090201@splintered.co.uk>
To: public-pointer-events@w3.org
On 13/06/2014 13:58, Tobie Langel wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 13, 2014 at 2:19 PM, Daniel Trebbien <dtrebbien@gmail.com
> <mailto:dtrebbien@gmail.com>> wrote:
>       In certain cases, it makes sense to disable this popup, such as
>     when an <img> is used in the design of a webpage.
> That shouldn't be an issue. Design elements should be using the
> background CSS property, not an IMG tag.
> Not trying to say the feature request isn't valid, just that this isn't
> a strong use case (and it's the only one provided).

More broad use case: a web app trying to mimic a native app, hence 
trying to suppress things like context menus for links that act as 
buttons (yes, they should be using <button> elements...but many don't)

Patrick H. Lauke

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