[CBX]Comboboxes cause complete page redraw when clicked

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17 years ago
9 years ago

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(Reporter: pierre, Unassigned)

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PowerPC
Mac OS X
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Description

17 years ago
Tested with a carbon build on MacOS 9:
- Set user_pref("nglayout.debug.paint_flashing", true);
- Recompile the View Manager without double-buffering
- Launch the app and open Test8
- Click on a combobox
===> The dropdown list is displayed and then the entire page is redrawn.  It 
happens everytime you click the combobox.

Updated

17 years ago
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
Target Milestone: --- → Future

Updated

17 years ago
Summary: Comboboxes cause complete page redraw when clicked → [CBX]Comboboxes cause complete page redraw when clicked

Comment 1

15 years ago
This bug is targeted at a Mac classic platform/OS, which is no longer supported
by mozilla.org. Please re-target it to another platform/OS if this bug applies
there as well or resolve this bug.

I will resolve this bug as WONTFIX in four weeks if no action has been taken.
To filter this and similar messages out, please filter for "mac_cla_reorg".
OS: Mac System 8.5 → MacOS X

Comment 2

10 years ago
This bug hasen't been touched for years and is clearly unowned. Moving back to default assignee/QA so that people, who are watching those can accurately triage this bug.

Also resetting Priority, Target Milestone, Status Whiteboard and Status.
Assignee: rods → nobody
Status: ASSIGNED → NEW
QA Contact: madhur → layout.form-controls
Target Milestone: Future → ---
roc, you think this is still happening?

God I wish we had working paint flashing.  :(
Showing the dropdown causes the entire content window to repaint, although curiously hiding it does not.

> God I wish we had working paint flashing.  :(

http://tlrobinson.net/blog/2008/10/14/improved-browser-paint-events-bookmarklet
Of course we really need that in something like Firebug.

On Mac, the "Quartz Debug" app works just fine as well.
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