[whatwg] Exposing spelling/grammar suggestions in contentEditable
chuck at jumis.com
Sat Nov 27 12:19:59 PST 2010
Is there room for discussion of an API to expose misspelled ranges of
text in contentEditable?
This would be building upon the spelling and grammar checking section:
A method for a contentEditable section, along the lines of
getSpellcheckRanges() would allow for content editors,
to stylize and provide further UI controls around spell checking. Such
an API could be used to warn the user that
they have possibly misspelled text, in a similar way to how word
processors convey the information.
It may not be feasible at the moment, but it could be worth some
discussion. A Range list seems appropriate, though
it would need something along the lines of getSuggestedSpelling() on
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