[whatwg] HTML5 Video - Issue and Request for improvment

Simon Pieters simonp at opera.com
Mon Jan 31 05:34:36 PST 2011

On Mon, 31 Jan 2011 14:26:49 +0100, Glenn Maynard <glenn at zewt.org> wrote:

> On Mon, Jan 31, 2011 at 7:17 AM, Simon Pieters <simonp at opera.com> wrote:
>> See http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html/2009Jun/0395.html
>> I suggested that the browser would not generate an event at all when  
>> using
>> the native controls. Seemingly there was no reply to Hixie's request for
>> opinion from other implementors.
> There are other meaningful ways to respond to these events; for example,  
> to
> pull its container to the top of the draw order if it's a floating  
> window.
> I should be able to capture mousedown on the container to do this,
> regardless of content.

How about just suppressing activation events like click?

Simon Pieters
Opera Software

More information about the whatwg mailing list