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Re: Feedback on TouchEvent and DocumentTouch

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 14 Sep 2011 14:12:31 +0200
To: "Matt Brubeck" <mbrubeck@mozilla.com>
Cc: public-webevents@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.v1sr651y64w2qv@annevk-macbookpro.local>
On Tue, 13 Sep 2011 18:00:14 +0200, Matt Brubeck <mbrubeck@mozilla.com>  
> On 09/13/2011 08:10 AM, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>> Apparently TouchEvent.init* is not baked yet. It seems better to not add
>> it at all.
> I am inclined to agree with this.  For Touch Events v2, I think that we  
> should remove the initTouchEvent method and replace it with constructors.
> For v1, we could either specify initTouchEvent as it is currently  
> implemented (and then deprecate it in v2), or we could omit it from the  
> spec.   (One reason we might want to include it in v1 is that we want a  
> way to synthesize events in the test suite for the specification.)

I think it would be better to not include it at all then. Getting features  
removed is much harder than never adding them in the first place.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Wednesday, 14 September 2011 12:13:18 UTC

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