Closed Bug 10665 Opened 20 years ago Closed 20 years ago
spell checker oddities
from bijal: Spell check does not start at the beginning, but at the last place you stopped the spell checker. This is different from 4.x behavior. When I just spell checked the current default document that opens in Seamonkey, the spell checker actually highlighted this whole sentence, "This sentence has two & nbsp; tags between each word". This did not make sense because I expected the word "nbsp" to be highlighted and not the whole sentence.
Accepting bug, marking M11 Milestone. Spellchecking from the beginning of the document is easy to change. All we need to do is pass a TRUE flag from Charlie's spellchecker init code. Looks like I'll have to map the character to a space in the spellchecker.
Moving some SpellChecker/TextServices feature requests and bugs, that can wait till after beta 1, to milestone M14.
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Closed: 20 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
I checked in a fix for the nbsp problem: ns/modules/spellchk/glue/nsSpellcheckGlue.cpp revision 1.18 email@example.com The spellchecker starts spellchecking at the text block that contains the caret and goes until it hits the end of the document. We need to modify the front end to prompt the user if he wants to restart spellchecking from the beginning of the document. This has been filed as bug #23682.
waiting for 25941 to get fixed, then I'll verify this one.
Whiteboard: waiting for 25941 to get fixed, then I'll verify this one.
verified in 2/1 build.
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
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