[webkit-help] [Haiku] FrameLoaderClient::dispatchDecidePolicyForNavigationAction() and mouse events

Stephan Assmus superstippi at gmx.de
Sat Feb 6 08:03:01 PST 2010

On 2010-02-06 at 16:38:50 [+0100], Stephan Assmus <superstippi at gmx.de> 
> assuming I want to open a new browser window when the user clicks a link 
> with the middle mouse button... how would this be propagated to the 
> FrameLoaderClient? I can't figure it out from looking at the Qt port. 
> Grepping the WebCore sources, MiddleButton is only used for optional 
> panning support. Will I have to come up with some hacks to remember what 
> mouse button the user clicked in the browser and somehow apply that 
> knowledge in the FrameLoaderClient implementation? That seems risky to 
> me, since there doesn't appear to be a clean way to match a policy 
> decision to a specific mouse event (it's asynchronous on Haiku).

Sorry for the noise, should have looked more closely at what's available. 
NavigationAction has event(), which tells me everything I need to know.

Best regards,

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