User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64; rv:42.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/42.0 Build ID: 20150803030207 Steps to reproduce: 1. Start Firefox nightly under ratpoison on GNU/Linux 2. Press Ctrl+t t on keyboard Actual results: nothing Expected results: new tab is opened
Additional tests I performed: - stable Firefox under ratpoison - new tab is opened - nightly Firefox with new profile - nothing happens It used to work fine about 2 or 3 weeks ago.
Perhaps related to the switch to GTK3 that happened around that time? https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/mozilla.dev.platform/9uYM-c2Guhg You can test by trying out the builds before/after that change and/or trying the recent GTK2 builds. If I'm wrong, finding a more specific regression window would help troubleshoot this: http://mozilla.github.io/mozregression/
OS: Unspecified → Linux
Hardware: Unspecified → x86_64
Wow, this mozregression is cool :) Anyway the last good nightly build is 2015-07-22, the first bad is 2015-07-23.
Here is the changeset from the last inbound build 939320b957c5
Great. This does look close to us switching to GTK3 - do you have any idea how this could be relevant? IIRC, mozregression should give you the link of the form http://hg.mozilla.org/integration/mozilla-inbound/pushloghtml?fromchange=XXXaab43b65d4&tochange=XXX14f0f3b03 (or two csets - the last good and the last bad one). Could you paste it here?
I guessed correctly: > Mike Hommey — Bug 1186003 - Switch automated builds to Gtk+3. r=mshal I have no idea how this causes the problem you're seeing...
Component: Untriaged → Widget: Gtk
Product: Firefox → Core
Summary: Ctrl+T does not create new tab under ratpoison → Ctrl+T does not create new tab under ratpoison in GTK3 builds
Version: 42 Branch → Trunk
I can try to ask at ratpoison maillist, maybe some developers can have a look..
I asked at the ratpoison mail list and the issue does not seem to exist in 32-bit FF, but it was confirmed by another user in 64-bit FF and also in some other window manager (StumpWM). http://lists.nongnu.org/archive/html/ratpoison-devel/2015-08/msg00010.html
This started to work recently, changing status to RESOLVED.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 3 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
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