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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>  
wrote:
> 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.


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Anne van Kesteren
http://annevankesteren.nl/
Received on Wednesday, 14 September 2011 12:13:18 UTC

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