tak at metatoys.org
Mon Sep 17 02:24:37 EDT 2007
That's interesting. I didn't know about XdndDirectSave.
According to a documentation http://www.newplanetsoftware.com/xds/,
if it is implemented correctly, It shouldn't cause any bad effect
to unsupported application.
Bert Freudenberg wrote:
> does that affect Etoys DnD?
> - Bert -
> Begin forwarded message:
>> Comment(by marco):
>> I attached a couple of patches.
>> One add support for XdndDirectSave to mozilla. It needs love but
>> it should
>> be reasonably ready for Trial-3.
>> The other make the Sugar clipboard support XdndDirectSave. It's
>> mostly an
>> hack to test out stuff. The tricky bit is that XdndDirectSave is
>> (well, it's unclear from the spec but all the implementations I
>> seem to be async) but there is no notification of when the file
>> copy is
>> completed. Also the sugar Clipboard always does a copy in the on
>> disk case
>> which is not optimal here.
>> I'm not sure why doing a copy in the Clipboard is necessary for
>> I'll have to look into it.
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