How do change the behaviour of a mask in Inkscape such that it either moves with the objects it is masking, or not.
It seems to switch between the two at random at the moment. Also, how can I select the mask itself?
To move or modify a mask or masked object without releasing the mask, you could try one of the following methods. (It works the same for clipped objects)
To move the MASKED OBJECT without moving the mask itself:
To edit or move THE MASK without moving the masked object:
Method 1 (similar to method 1 above):