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Re: passive Copy-and-Paste with scripts

From: Jim Ley <jim@jibbering.com>
Date: Mon, 10 Apr 2006 16:00:33 +0100
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To: "Web APIs WG" <public-webapi@w3.org>

"Paul Libbrecht" <paul@activemath.org>
> onselected is fragile... at least... it was just invented.
> But I know it matches what I see the two use-cases would need to be 
> complete:
> - for the formula case, the selection should, ideally, only be made to 
> whole terms... so that the handler or event could trigger an enlargement 
> to a span representing the term at least if crossing the term
>
> - for the travel-schedule case, I would at least see value of such 
> enlargement in case more than one cell of the schedule is selected.

would attributes which specified an area to only be selectable as a whole be 
a neater way of fulfilling this requirement?  Such as the ATOMICSELECTION 
attribute of  MSHTML Editor

Cheers,

Jim. 
Received on Monday, 10 April 2006 15:01:51 GMT

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