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RE: [D3E] Where did textInput go?

From: Travis Leithead <travis.leithead@microsoft.com>
Date: Wed, 4 Apr 2012 19:19:57 +0000
To: Andrew Oakley <andrew@ado.is-a-geek.net>, "www-dom@w3.org" <www-dom@w3.org>
Message-ID: <9768D477C67135458BF978A45BCF9B38382B63FC@TK5EX14MBXW602.wingroup.windeploy.ntdev.microsoft.com>
The bug w/explanation is here: https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=12958

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Andrew Oakley [mailto:andrew@ado.is-a-geek.net]
>Sent: Wednesday, April 04, 2012 9:55 AM
>To: www-dom@w3.org
>Cc: Travis Leithead
>Subject: [D3E] Where did textInput go?
>The textInput event seems to have been removed from the latest versions
>of DOM 3 Events but I can't find any real explanation as to why it
>disappeared, or if it has been replaced by anything.
>I can find lots of suggestions for renaming it or merging it with other
>events but that isn't the change that has been made.
>Are browsers on devices without keyboards supposed to fake up keyboard
>events somehow?  I think that would be very awkward, much more so than
>doing a fake click event when something is activated.
>Andrew Oakley
Received on Wednesday, 4 April 2012 19:20:34 UTC

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