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[Bug 24706] New: Clarify when setPointerCapture is supposed to work

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Date: Tue, 18 Feb 2014 01:28:27 +0000
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Message-ID: <bug-24706-5978@http.www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/>

            Bug ID: 24706
           Summary: Clarify when setPointerCapture is supposed to work
           Product: PointerEventsWG
           Version: unspecified
          Hardware: PC
                OS: Linux
            Status: NEW
          Severity: normal
          Priority: P2
         Component: Pointer Events specification
          Assignee: jrossi@microsoft.com
          Reporter: bugs@pettay.fi
        QA Contact: public-pointer-events-bugzilla@w3.org
                CC: public-pointer-events@w3.org

Currently it seems that one could use setPointerCapture for mouse pointer at
any time. That would lead to various unexpected behaviors, like ads stealing
pointers etc. I think mouse should be part of active pointers only between
down and up.

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