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Re: [clipboard events] click-to-copy support could be hasFeature discoverable?

From: James Greene <james.m.greene@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 19 May 2014 10:48:09 -0500
Message-ID: <CALrbKZh_GgRXZQUp6j2nR1abg8RdVpPtn2c2H--rp3-xUwBHXQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Cc: "Hallvord R. M. Steen" <hsteen@mozilla.com>, public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
> Why can't this feature be discovered? The clipboard cannot be made
> readable when you just copied to it using this technique?

How would that be discoverable?  The feature would have to be supported and
triggered by a user before the status would be known.  If the feature
wasn't supported, we would never know.


Sincerely,
    James Greene



On Mon, May 19, 2014 at 8:18 AM, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl> wrote:

> On Mon, May 19, 2014 at 3:09 PM, Hallvord R. M. Steen
> <hsteen@mozilla.com> wrote:
> > Questions:
> > 1) Is this a good idea?
> > 2) What's the spec supposed to say to invoke hasFeature() and define a
> "feature" string for its argument list?
>
> hasFeature() is pretty much killed (always returns true).
>
> Why can't this feature be discovered? The clipboard cannot be made
> readable when you just copied to it using this technique?
>
>
> --
> http://annevankesteren.nl/
>
>
Received on Monday, 19 May 2014 15:48:58 UTC

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