[jira] [Resolved] (PIVOT-992) "getSelectedText" in TextPane always gets a trailing newline regardless of whether the end of line is selected or not

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[jira] [Resolved] (PIVOT-992) "getSelectedText" in TextPane always gets a trailing newline regardless of whether the end of line is selected or not

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Roger Whitcomb resolved PIVOT-992.
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    Resolution: Fixed

Final merge to "branches/2.0.x":
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> "getSelectedText" in TextPane always gets a trailing newline regardless of whether the end of line is selected or not
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>                 Key: PIVOT-992
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/PIVOT-992
>             Project: Pivot
>          Issue Type: Bug
>          Components: wtk
>    Affects Versions: 2.0.4, 2.1
>            Reporter: Roger Whitcomb
>            Assignee: Roger Whitcomb
>            Priority: Minor
>             Fix For: 2.1, 2.0.5
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> Because of the way the "getSelectedText()" method is implemented it will construct a separate document containing an enclosing paragraph and then put the selected range of stuff into that document.  But for simple text, that enclosing paragraph causes the PlainTextSerializer to output a line break.  Thus the selected text result will always end in a newline even if the selection does not encompass the end of the line.  This differs from the result of "getText(...)" using the selection bounds.



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