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Re: missing function in Amaya 9.99.3

From: Irene Vatton <vatton@inrialpes.fr>
Date: Tue, 20 Nov 2007 11:34:04 +0100
To: ve3ll@cogeco.ca
Cc: www-amaya@w3.org
Message-Id: <200711201134.04409.vatton@inrialpes.fr>

On Friday 16 November 2007 23:39, ve3ll@cogeco.ca wrote:
> I just notice that the edit menu does not have the
> select all operation (ctrl-a) that most other editors
> and browsers provide. Is there a specific reason that
> this common element has been left off the menu ....
>
> Was about to test that when focus was inside a textarea
> element that only the contents of the textbox was selected
> (the action within other browsers) rather than the full doc
> which is the usual effect in editors and browsers .....
> but it wasn't available to test RATS!
>
> --

We'd like to add that command, but the problem is to define what is the effect 
of that command on a structured document.
Today, you can select the whole document content by clicking on the term 
"body" in the status bar. "Select all" should provide that selection?

     Irène.
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