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[whatwg] Request for implementer feedback: multiple Ranges per Selection

From: Ryosuke Niwa <rniwa@webkit.org>
Date: Fri, 28 Jan 2011 10:54:56 -0800
Message-ID: <AANLkTini9JM8zL5MmGrOVmK5R0p-z+iq7=43T8rhjC2u@mail.gmail.com>
On Fri, Jan 28, 2011 at 9:05 AM, Tim Down <timdown at gmail.com> wrote:

>  > Not anytime soon as far as I'm concerned. We do have a comment in the
> code
> > indicating there had been a plan, but I don't think anyone is actively
> > working on it.  Because we haven't had much complaints from users and
> > developers and supporting it requires so much work, I personally think
> it's
> > not worth the effort.
>
> At the risk of misusing this platform, I would venture that WebKit has
> more pressing issues with Selections (for example, not being able to
> place the caret at the start of a text node).
>

Yes, and that seems to have a higher priority than multi-range support.

- Ryosuke
Received on Friday, 28 January 2011 10:54:56 UTC

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