Open Bug 1260315 Opened 6 years ago Updated 6 years ago

Make modification of minimum/maximum zoom levels effective immediately in already opened windows


(SeaMonkey :: UI Design, defect)

Not set


(Not tracked)


(Reporter:, Unassigned)



+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #1251874 +++

>+        after changing these values, they become effective only for
>+        <em>new</em> windows, not in the ones which are already open.</li>

(Quoting Philip Chee from bug 1251874 comment #10)
> (In reply to Ian Neal from bug 1251874 comment #9)
> > Comment on bug 1251874 attachment 8730390 [details] [diff] [review]
> > Proposed patch (v2)
> > 
> > Does Firefox have to restart for the new zoom min and max to take affect?
> AFAICT: Firefox needs a restart. It would be trivial to add a pref observer
> to our code but is out of the scope of this bug.

Note that this will also include updating the View > Zoom menu in all windows along with the zoomManager object (that's function registerZoomManager() in suite/common/viewZoomOverlay.js).
Severity: enhancement → normal
Component: Preferences → UI Design
Should the target milestone for this be SeaMonkey2.45?
No, it's left open as it's unclear if and when this will be fixed.
Someone has to take the bug and provide a patch for review.
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