[webkit-dev] get web content by clicking with editing feature?

Paul Pedriana ppedriana at gmail.com
Thu Mar 19 23:11:31 PDT 2009

Are Web Slices a vetted Internet standard? Was there any formal 
discussion about it? Closed design results in poor design. Remember the 
<blink> tag?

There's also this to consider: 

> Hi guys,
> did you notice the Web Slices feature of IE8? I want to implement a
> similar thing with the QT webkit. but to do that, I want the webkit be
> able to return the piece of HTML under my mouse click. for example if
> I click on an image, I'll have <img src=""> returned. and if I click
> on some paragraph, I'll have the corresponding <p>...</p> tag
> returned. this is pretty much like the editor of the microsoft
> frontpage, if you select an image in the page view, the corresponding
> HTML will be selected in the HTML view.
> another thing is that can webkit tell me where a piece of HTML is
> rendered? for example, if I specify a line of HTML of a web page, I
> want to know the position and size of the rendered content.
> I know that webkit provides a editing feature,
> http://labs.trolltech.com/blogs/2009/03/12/wysiwyg-html-editor/
> can i implement all these by this editing feature?
> Thank you.
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