[whatwg] Standard method to get/set caret position
jim.ley at gmail.com
Sun Aug 29 14:26:59 PDT 2004
On Sun, 29 Aug 2004 15:59:19 -0500 (CDT), Greg Kilwein
<gkilwein at fbsdata.com> wrote:
> Given a text box or textarea that I'll refer to as "tx":
> tx.selectionStart: This is a read/write integer that would set or retrieve
> the starting index of the selected text (one-based, so "1" would be
> the first character in the string). If nothing is selected, 0 would
> be returned.
What do you do with characters such as a ZWJ, does it count in the
length, what happens if you set the caret to its position etc.
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