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Created attachment 585409 [details] Pull request 317 I noticed that annotator example is failing to select text on many cases. It works correctly on wiki pages, but except that, it fails because : - `jQuery.text` method behavor. This method includes <script> tags!! - the code assume that a parent node of the selection has an ID In this pull request, I've implemented a better text selection algorithm, that doesn't use textContent nor jQuery.text in order to ignore <script> tags. I fixed the parent node assumption and removed useless `$`. This pull request is on top of PR #316, from bug 714778. As it allows to make annotator example work again!
Comment on attachment 585409 [details] Pull request 317 On the first hand, this patch looks like a bugfix that would be good to have in 1.4, but on the other hand, we lived with this behavior for many releases ...
Attachment #585409 - Flags: review?(myk)
Comment on attachment 585409 [details] Pull request 317 Looks good, works well, r=@mykmelez. This doesn't look very scary, but since it's very late in the cycle for 1.4, I think we should reduce risk as much as possible by waiting to ship this in 1.5.
Attachment #585409 - Flags: review?(myk) → review+
Commit pushed to https://github.com/mozilla/addon-sdk https://github.com/mozilla/addon-sdk/commit/1f4ca9ebb2f7713c913650511aac3f12cc14408a Merge pull request #317 from ochameau/improve-annotator fix bug 714797 - Improve annotator text selection algorithm; r=@mykmelez
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 7 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
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