[whatwg] Drag N Drop in canvas

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Wed May 17 06:38:44 PDT 2006

On Fri, 22 Jul 2005, Arnaud Diederen wrote:
> I'm experimenting the <canvas> tag with Firefox (DeerPark Alpha2). The 
> functionalities associated to the context object are very nice, but I 
> can't succeed in drawing something with the mouse: When the left button 
> of the mouse is down and I move it around, it tries to drag-drop the 
> canvas object (which is not what I expected). [...]
> (Also, whenever I click on the canvas, et gets ``selected'' (a blue mask 
> recovers it); is there a way to avoid that?)

These two things should have been fixed by now; they are implementation 
details, the spec doesn't require that.

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