And as we see from John's post it is unlikely that we can do this via Applescript (or did I read that wrong?)
> From: John Delacour <johndelac...@gmail.com>On Apr 30, 2010, at 12:25 PM, Matt Martini wrote:
> This is probably because Mail.app has never (at least as far a 10.4.11) allowed Apple events to get the selected text -- one of many absurdities in Mail.
> It seems that the mechanism used is an InputManager called the ODB Editor Suite. BBEdit, TextMate, ...--
> support this, but it seems like it no longer works in Snow Leopard (at least on the two machines I tried it on).
> It does work inTiger.
> Anyone in BBEdit land know if Apple pulled support for this, or do I have something wrong in my setup?
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