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Re: Clipboard API: remove dangerous formats from mandatory data types

From: James M. Greene <james.m.greene@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 12 Jun 2015 20:52:30 -0500
Message-ID: <CALrbKZg-VgHmUDdStf9DzL6V7CBkfBvbTDZ+AC-0sAHwqrwdtA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Elliott Sprehn <esprehn@chromium.org>
Cc: public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>, Hallvord Steen <hsteen@mozilla.com>, Wez <wez@google.com>, Daniel Cheng <dcheng@google.com>
On Jun 11, 2015 2:02 PM, "Elliott Sprehn" <esprehn@chromium.org> wrote:
> I don't think the clipboard should forbid inserting image data, there's
so many ways to compromise desktop software. ex. pasting text/html into
Mail.app might even do it. This API shouldn't be trying to prevent that.

+1, thank you!

Received on Saturday, 13 June 2015 01:53:07 UTC

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