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

Andreas Raab andreas.raab at gmx.de
Fri Feb 26 13:46:24 UTC 2010

On 2/26/2010 2:27 PM, Balázs Kósi wrote:
>> 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 Windows.
> It happens under both mac and windows for me:
> Open a Workspace. Type aaa bbb. Position the cursor in aaa.
> Hold down shift, click on bbb. aaa gets selected, instead of
> selecting from the cursor to the character you clicked.

Got it, thanks. (I had accidentally used an old workspace that still had 
a TextMorphEditor installed)

Only Juan could say for sure if there was some intention behind changing 
this but this is clearly broken so my take on it would be to fix it 
first and ask questions later :-) It's easily undone if it turns out not 
to be the preferred choice of fixing it but I can see how that might be 

   - Andreas

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