[whatwg] HTML 5 drag and drop feedback
ian at hixie.ch
Sun Aug 30 19:46:18 PDT 2009
On Sat, 22 Aug 2009, Francisco Tolmasky wrote:
> I recently had a chance to play around with the new HTML 5 drag and drop
> implementations and documented my experiences on my blog. I was advised
> to share the link to this mailing list as I ran into a number of
> setbacks and had a few comments on the problems I experienced and some
> proposals as to how they could be overcome. The blog post is available
> here: http://www.alertdebugging.com/2009/08/16/on-html-5-drag-and-drop/
The big thing to realise about this API is that it isn't young -- it's
what IE has shipped for about 10 years, and what Safari has had for a bit
less than that.
We should definitely extend the API going forward, but I'd rather wait
until the browsers implement this set of features reliably before adding
Ian Hickson U+1047E )\._.,--....,'``. fL
http://ln.hixie.ch/ U+263A /, _.. \ _\ ;`._ ,.
Things that are impossible just take longer. `._.-(,_..'--(,_..'`-.;.'
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