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Re: [Clipboard] checking if implementation allows reading/writing a given type to the OS clipboard

From: Hallvord R. M. Steen <hallvord@opera.com>
Date: Sat, 18 Feb 2012 16:28:01 +0100
To: "Paul Libbrecht" <paul@hoplahup.net>, "Daniel Cheng" <dcheng@chromium.org>
Cc: public-webapps@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.v9vrwzxza3v5gv@hr-opera.oslo.osa>
On Fri, 17 Feb 2012 19:23:29 +0100, Daniel Cheng <dcheng@chromium.org>  

> Also, what does it mean to be "supported"? In new versions of Chrome,  
> any kind of MIME type is supported in the sense that you can set data  
> for any arbitrary type, and it can be understood by any browser that  
> uses the same native conventions (I'd be happy to work with any other  
> developers interested in making sure this works across different  
> browsers on the same computer).

That's interesting. How do you do that, on Windows in particular? Have you  
registered a clipboard format called "MIME type of main clipboard part"  
where you store type strings, or something?

Hallvord R. M. Steen, Core Tester, Opera Software
http://www.opera.com http://my.opera.com/hallvors/
Received on Saturday, 18 February 2012 15:27:39 UTC

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