Steps to reproduce: 1. Type only one wrong word as a comment. 2. Right-click and select correct/suggested word. 3. Press enter to send comment. See https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/95157096/85f61cf7/qqhoj1crld.mp4 The words should be corrected after choosing the correct spelling checker in the menu.
I can reproduce this bug since the Nightly build 2012-06-05. Regression range (mozilla-central) http://hg.mozilla.org/mozilla-central/pushloghtml?fromchange=dd6ec482a85d&tochange=a7a905fd70d5 Regression range (mozilla-inbound) http://hg.mozilla.org/integration/mozilla-inbound/pushloghtml?fromchange=778ba119ded6&tochange=f56e2197d9cd
[Tracking Requested - why for this release]: Regression
status-firefox40: --- → unaffected
status-firefox41: --- → affected
tracking-firefox41: --- → ?
Component: Untriaged → Spelling checker
Keywords: regression, regressionwindow-wanted
Product: Firefox → Core
Version: unspecified → 41 Branch
4 years ago
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Ever confirmed: true
I can reproduce the problem since Firefox16 on windows7 Steps to reproduce: 1. Type only one wrong word as a comment. (E.g. "caar" without quotation mark) 2. Right-click on the word 3. Right-click on the word again 4. Choose suggested word in the context menu. 5. Press enter to send comment. Actual Results: Original wrong word was sent Expected Results: Corrected word should be sent Regression pushlog: http://hg.mozilla.org/mozilla-central/pushloghtml?fromchange=c8550894c499&tochange=fe758ebc1707 The following UA spoofing helps on Firefox16 and later (as well as Nightly41.0a1 with/without e10s). user_pref("general.useragent.override", "Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64; rv:15.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/15.0"); So, this should be the site bug (TE bug)
status-firefox38: --- → affected
status-firefox38.0.5: --- → affected
status-firefox39: --- → affected
status-firefox40: unaffected → affected
status-firefox-esr31: --- → affected
status-firefox-esr38: --- → affected
See Also: → bug 1170484
Version: 41 Branch → 16 Branch
4 years ago
tracking-firefox41: ? → ---
Component: Spelling checker → Desktop
Product: Core → Tech Evangelism
Summary: Comments on Facebook posts does not work properly → Facebook sniffs for User Agent String which breaks comments spelling checker
Version: 16 Branch → Firefox 16
Haven't quite gotten to the bottom of this, but in Firefox the "comment on a story" feature is an HTML element with contentEditable set. I assume they use keydown/keyup to read the data that's been typed, using the spell checker *will* fire an *input* event which they should listen to. Harald, can you ask if your Facebook contacts are aware of this? I looked at Chrome, but for some reason typing a comment happened in a TEXTAREA so the problem doesn't apply.
This issue has been fixed by Facebook.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 3 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
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