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Re: [clipboard] Semi-Trusted Events Alternative

From: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Date: Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:57:11 -0700
Message-ID: <CA+c2ei8XDZhL0rD1Pq+Q90eLSJ+Bf0WF3oJ8uhwfJfCJ91WTsA@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Hallvord R. M. Steen" <hsteen@mozilla.com>
Cc: Ben Peters <Ben.Peters@microsoft.com>, "James M. Greene" <james.m.greene@gmail.com>, Perry Smith <pedzsan@gmail.com>, Webapps WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
On Sat, Sep 13, 2014 at 1:58 PM, Hallvord R. M. Steen
<hsteen@mozilla.com> wrote:
> * paste: we allow reading clipboard contents if the paste event is not synthetic and not triggered from a document.execCommand('paste') call. There's also an exception that will allow scripts to read the clipboard data in contexts where the UA is configured to allow this (could be for example white-listed, trusted sites or apps).

I think we should also allow reading data that was copied from the
same origin. That way a website can build an editor which has full
copy/paste capabilities as long as you are only editing within that

/ Jonas
Received on Sunday, 14 September 2014 06:58:08 UTC

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