Re: safeguarding a live getData() against looping scripts? (was: Re: clipboard events)

On Wed, May 18, 2011 at 02:16, Hallvord R. M. Steen <>wrote:

> What do you think about the current spec text? I've moved the section
> where we prepare the paste event, because integrating this into the HTML5
> DataTransfer stuff becomes much easier this way. (Previously I spec'ed it so
> that this work would happen on a script calling getData('text/html') but
> that would require some hacking around with the getData() definition in
> HTML5.) This means we read and process the HTML part from the clipboard
> before firing paste, but any binary/embedded data will only be read "on
> demand".
> --
> Hallvord R. M. Steen, Core Tester, Opera Software

Shouldn't we have similar concerns about the text/html content of a drop?


Received on Wednesday, 18 May 2011 18:13:07 UTC