Creating Links with Mozilla's window.getSelection() Method
Friday October 25th, 2002
Kenneth Dillon writes: "This morning, IBM developerWorks published a tutorial detailing how Mozilla's cutting-edge ECMAScript and W3C DOM support and its nonstandard, but incredibly useful
#8 About window.getSelection()
by monokrom <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Friday October 25th, 2002 6:03 PM
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First : wow - a MozillaZine thread about the tutorial! Cool!
Second : window.getSelection() does not simply return the string of the selection. In fact, it returns a Selection object with its own methods and properties. Jeffrey M. Yates <a href="<http://www.pbwizard.com/A…e_Object_Article.htm#hd20>">documented Mozilla's window.getSelection() and Selection objects</a> in March 2001 in his article <a href="<http://www.pbwizard.com/A…_Range_Object_Article.htm>">"Using the W3C DOM Level 2 Range Object as Implemented by Mozilla"</a>.