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Re: Blink does not plan to implement pointer events

From: Patrick H. Lauke <redux@splintered.co.uk>
Date: Fri, 12 Sep 2014 08:34:43 +0100
Message-ID: <5412A213.7030503@splintered.co.uk>
To: public-pointer-events@w3.org
Ping? tl;dr: is there a build of FX out there where I could 
test/demonstrate (as part of a presentation/workshop for instance) PEs 
on Win8.1?

P

On 28/08/2014 09:42, Patrick H. Lauke wrote:
> On 26/08/2014 18:36, Matt Brubeck wrote:
>
>> The Win8 "Metro" platform was the first touch-enabled Gecko platform to
>> get a complete Pointer Events implementation, but it was never our plan
>> to support PE on Metro only.  We've been planning to finish the work to
>> get Pointer Events fully implemented on all Gecko platforms.
>
> Thanks for the clarifications, Matt. Out of interest, as Firefox for
> Metro (as a separate installer?) has been recently scrapped, is there
> any other way to have a play with this on a Win8 touch laptop (without
> needing to compile from source from some repo)? Would be happy to help
> road-test, report bugs, etc
>
> P


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