Re: OPML and the System Clipboard
> Is drag and drop perhaps an alternative? The idea being that theI don't think it's an alternative,
> target burps messages when something hovers over it. The sender can
> decide whether the item is droppable. At the same time the target
> can request specific information.
but it's in the same ballpark: a dialog
tween the data and the app: hey, what kinda
stuff ya got ?? hey, I can handle that kinda
stuff. yada yada.
In this regard, here's a pair
of interesting articles on data
transfer via both the clipboard AND drag-and-drop
as implemented in the next iteration of the
Java JDK, version 1.4: