META: Investigate Event Object Creation
|Reported by:||Rick Waldron||Owned by:|
Currently, if I want to access a special type of event property, such as the
dataTransfer property (exists when a file is dropped onto an element that has the "drop" event bound to it), I must look in the event.originalEvent object, otherwise specify its existence with
This ticket should exist merely for discussion pertaining to the reasons why all properties of the host event object aren't copied to the new event object. I'm sure there might be a perfectly reasonable explanation, so allow this ticket to be a place to clarify.