The webkitBeforeTextInserted and webkitEditableContentChanged JS events are Blink internal events and are non standard events. There are better replacement of these events which Browser vendors have been actively working on such as Input events(https://w3c.github.io/input-events/).

Motivation

webkitBeforeTextInserted & webkitEditableContentChanged JS events are Blink internal and non standard events. Browser vendors have been actively working on Input Events(https://w3c.github.io/input-events/) which is a much better replacement for these non-standard events.

Specification

Editor's draft

Status in Chromium

Blink>Editing


Removed (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 91
  • Chrome for iOS release 91
  • Android WebView release 91

Consensus & Standardization

After a feature ships in Chrome, the values listed here are not guaranteed to be up to date.

  • No signal
  • Positive
  • Positive
  • No signals

Owner

Comments

CL:https://chromium-review.googlesource.com/c/chromium/src/+/2749066

Last updated on 2021-05-03