IE Whitespace madness

Internet Explorer’s DOM has a few issues regarding whitespace. Whitespace symbols in HTML 4.01 are any of the following symbols:

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IE’s cloneNode doesn’t actually clone!

When you want to deeply clone a node you use the cloneNode(true) method on the element you want to clone (see w3’s DOM Level 2 specifications)

IE Cant even clone

IE Cant even clone


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Accessing the System Clipboard with JavaScript – A Holy Grail?

I am developing an API written in JavaScript for a project which requires the ability to copy data to, and retrieve data from, a clipboard within a web browser. A simple/common problem definition – but due to tight browser security, finding a solution is a bit of a nightmare. This article outlines and discusses a number of approaches for implementing a clipboard feature into your JavaScript applications.

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