[squeak-dev] Re: 0007439: Selection in Trunk text editors does not extend correctly

Andreas Raab andreas.raab at gmx.de
Fri Feb 26 13:12:13 UTC 2010

On 2/26/2010 10:11 AM, Balázs Kósi wrote:
> Hi,
> From: http://bugs.squeak.org/view.php?id=7439
>> Extending the selection in a Workspace with shift-click does not seem to work properly
> The clause handling exactly this was removed from TextEditor>>  mouesDown:
> 	evt shiftPressed
> 		ifFalse: [
> 			self closeTypeIn.
> 			self markBlock: b.
> 			self pointBlock: b ]
>>>>> 	ifTrue: [
> 			self closeTypeIn.
> 			self mouseMove: evt ].
> 	self storeSelectionInParagraph<<<<  This was removed.
> If you put it back, shift-click selection works again, but maybe there
> was a motivation to remove it.
> Anybody knows about this?

I'm not sure what's wrong with shift-click selection to begin with. It 
seems tp work perfectly fine for me. Perhaps a platform issue? I'm on 

   - Andreas

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