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Re: User Stories: Drag and Drop

From: Scott Wilson <scott.bradley.wilson@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 19 Aug 2009 19:39:15 +0100
Cc: Alexandre Passant <alexandre.passant@deri.org>, public-xg-socialweb@w3.org
Message-Id: <5A4E90B0-48F7-4CBA-9327-AECD9BE34134@gmail.com>
To: Story Henry <henry.story@bblfish.net>
Sure, I don't see why not - if you include a URL in the drag data, the  
drop target can dispatch an AJAX request to grab more information  
about the resource.

S

On 19 Aug 2009, at 19:15, Story Henry wrote:

>
> On 19 Aug 2009, at 19:42, Scott Wilson wrote:
>
>> We can already do this using HTML 5 in FF 3.5.
>>
>> See: http://zope.cetis.ac.uk/members/scott/blogview?entry=20090624222327
>> and: http://zope.cetis.ac.uk/members/scott/blogview?entry=20090623135357
>>
>> (I didn't use the native microdata feature for this, but could  
>> easily have done)
>
> Very nice. I added those two articles to the wiki. (perhaps that's  
> not the place to do this? Seems useful for the moment at least.)
>
> It looks like this should enable Universal Drag and Drop too: ie the  
> passing by reference (URI/URL) of a resource, which on GET describes  
> itself. Is that correct?
>
> Henry
>
>
>> S
>


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