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

Ryosuke Niwa rniwa at webkit.org
Fri Jan 28 10:54:56 PST 2011

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

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