[whatwg] Selection events in editable content

Ojan Vafai ojan at chromium.org
Tue May 10 09:57:35 PDT 2011

On Tue, May 10, 2011 at 9:51 AM, Ryosuke Niwa <rniwa at webkit.org> wrote:

> On Tue, May 10, 2011 at 9:03 AM, Ojan Vafai <ojan at chromium.org> wrote:
>> On Tue, May 10, 2011 at 8:55 AM, Tim Down <timdown at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> newSelectionRanges on its own wouldn't be as useful as possible, since
>>> it tells you nothing about the selection direction. You could cover
>>> this by adding newSelectionFocusNode, newSelectionFocusOffset,
>>> newSelectionAnchorNode and newSelectionAnchorOffset as well.
>> Could we just put a Selection object on the event? That way, if we add new
>> fields to Selections, we won't need to add new fields to the selectstart
>> event.
> Should we support methods such as modify, collapse, setPosition?


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