New Version of the Clipboard Specification
johnflux at gmail.com
Mon Jun 18 10:05:57 PDT 2007
There is a restriction that apps cannot modify the clipboard if the
user unselects something.
Programs like Excel in Windows remove data from the clipboard when you
unselect them. presumably there is a good reason for this sort of
Is there a good reason to say applications MUST NOT modify the
clipboard if the user unselects something? If there's no technical
reason, maybe downgrade this to SHOULD NOT?
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