[webkit-dev] Is it possible to select a rectangle using SelectionController?

Ojan Vafai ojan at chromium.org
Fri Apr 29 09:08:30 PDT 2011

Can you give a more detailed example of a selection you think doesn't make
sense or point to a webkit bug? In general, we select any selectable
elements inside the body element.

On Fri, Apr 29, 2011 at 5:58 AM, Grzesiek Czajkowski <
grzes.czajkowski at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hello,
> I would like to select a paragraph rectangle from a point A to point B. Is
> it possible to have the whole selected rectangle?
> When I try to use SelectionController some elements of page are not
> selected (especially white spaces). It's similar effect to "Ctrl+A" on
> Chromium.
> Is SelectionController designated to selection text only? Maybe this kind
> of selection should be done in higher level of an application (using some UI
> elements)?
> Thanks,
> --
> Regards
> Grzesiek Czajkowski
> grzes.czajkowski at gmail.com
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