[whatwg] Control over selection direction

Marijn Haverbeke marijnh at gmail.com
Thu Jan 13 11:11:11 PST 2011

> Isn't this use case addressed better by being able to clone a Selection and
> set it later?  Such feature will also let you emulate selection's behavior
> before you modify the actual selection, and seems to serve other use cases
> as well.

I'm probably misunderstanding you. How would the browser know how to
restore the cloned selection after the content of the input has

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