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Re: [clipboard] Feature detect Clipboard API support?

From: Ryan Seddon <seddon.ryan@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 22 Apr 2015 10:52:48 +1000
Message-ID: <CADsa-VcNC_WpihKqwiESUi1Vid+Cc7Ew6LukP0OwAyqPrydXUA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Hallvord Reiar Michaelsen Steen <hsteen@mozilla.com>
Cc: "James M. Greene" <james.m.greene@gmail.com>, WebApps WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
>
> If we did that, authors could not use synthetic clipboard events for
> anything - right? I'm assuming that authors are going to find use cases for
> it - for example a "cloud clipboard" implementation may want to fire actual
> paste events so that data from the "cloud" is processed like data from the
> local clipboard.
>  -Hallvord
>

Yep thats a very valid point I wouldn't want to stop people being able to
trigger synthetic events, not sure of an alternative.
Received on Wednesday, 22 April 2015 00:53:36 UTC

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