Closed Bug 11403 Opened 21 years ago Closed 21 years ago
[PP] Opening and closing the Abook seems to corrupt the New Card dialog
Using 19990806 build on mac ppc, if you open and close the Address Book 3 times in one Messenger session, the New Card dialog becomes corrupt. 1. Launch Messenger 2. Select Address Book from the Tasks menu list 3. Select the Personal Address Book 4. Select New Card then close using the Close button in the title bar 5. Close the Address Book Repeat steps 2,3,4 two more times on the 3rd time the dialog in the box is layered over the text boxes and everything is bunched up to to top 1/2. Closing the dialog then opening a New Card again results in the dialog being the size of the close button and is located in the upper left hand corner of the screen.
Reassigning to Candice. This looks like a backend problem. Esther said she tried to make Seamonkey crash by opending and closing other windows but it did not. Because of this, I am thinking we should start with the address book backend.
Esther, Did you just open and close the dialog without typing any text? There's really no address book backend code involved with opening and closing the dilaog unless you close it with the OK button. Please try on other dilaogs (maybe preference, account wizard_ to see if you have the same problem. The problem seems to be a windwow size, position layout problem to me.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 21 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
Using mac build 19990820M9 this is not happening anymore, non-reproducible. Also note there is no close button in the title bar anymore, so to close the card you have only 2 choices, OK and Cancel. I remember talking to Paul about the close button and it was believed to be a bug that the mac had it. So it may have been part of the problem, but it's gone now. Resolving this as worksforme since no fix has been made and it's not reproducible.
I just verified this too.
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