[webkit-dev] Selection highlight painting ("gaps"?)

David Hyatt hyatt at apple.com
Mon Oct 19 13:45:28 PDT 2009

On Oct 19, 2009, at 3:37 PM, Peter Kasting wrote:

> On Mon, Oct 19, 2009 at 1:31 PM, David Hyatt <hyatt at apple.com> wrote:
> You aren't only selecting text on a page though.  For example,  
> copying can be of all the HTML content.  This includes tables,  
> images, plugins, etc.   If you don't highlight that content, then  
> you're lying about what gets copied.
> No, you're misunderstanding me.  The bug is that that stuff is  
> copied.  The desired behavior is that it not be copied when it is  
> part of a non-editable area on the page.
> The only time non-text should be copied is when it is part of a rich  
> text area.  In that case copying rich content makes sense.

Ok, well we fundamentally disagree on this point, so there's not much  
more to say.

(hyatt at apple.com)

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