Bug 18323 - key names which are used by IE9 but not defined in D3E
key names which are used by IE9 but not defined in D3E
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Product: WebAppsWG
Classification: Unclassified
Component: DOM3 Events
unspecified
PC Windows NT
: P2 normal
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Assigned To: Travis Leithead [MSFT]
public-webapps-bugzilla
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Reported: 2012-07-19 06:30 UTC by Masayuki Nakano
Modified: 2012-08-23 22:01 UTC (History)
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Description Masayuki Nakano 2012-07-19 06:30:32 UTC
IE9 uses following key names which are not defined in D3E spec:

"Pause" for VK_PAUSE. This is the key at right of ScrollLock key on full keyboard.

"Play" for VK_PLAY. I'm not sure which keyboard layout has this key. I guess this was in non-PC's keyboard.

I think that Gecko will use same key names for them. Therefore, I'd like D3E spec will add them into the key name table.
Comment 1 Travis Leithead [MSFT] 2012-08-23 21:42:52 UTC
I was definitely able to see "Pause" on the key next to the scroll lock. I can't seem to get my MediaPlay, MediaPause key to fire a VK. I'm also not sure where the regular "Play" key would be, but I can certainly add these into the spec;
Comment 2 Travis Leithead [MSFT] 2012-08-23 22:01:23 UTC
Fixed in the latest version of the spec: r240

http://dev.w3.org/2006/webapi/DOM-Level-3-Events/html/DOM3-Events.html?rev=1.240