Closed Bug 1268410 Opened 4 years ago Closed 4 years ago
Change the default value of "layout
.accessiblecaret .timeout _ms" to 0
MozReview Request: Bug 1268410 - Change the default value of "layout.accessiblecaret.timeout_ms" to 0.
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Hiding the caret in cursor mode after three seconds is a b2g spec. I'd like to make the caret persist by default in all platforms, which is a least surprise behavior. Firefox Android does this, too.
That is, the single caret in cursor mode will always persist on all platforms as on Firefox Android. Review commit: https://reviewboard.mozilla.org/r/49445/diff/#index_header See other reviews: https://reviewboard.mozilla.org/r/49445/
Attachment #8746510 - Flags: review?(mats)
Comment on attachment 8746510 [details] MozReview Request: Bug 1268410 - Change the default value of "layout.accessiblecaret.timeout_ms" to 0. https://reviewboard.mozilla.org/r/49445/#review46291
Attachment #8746510 - Flags: review?(mats) → review+
Hiding the cursor on Firefox for Android was a CPU usage/battery win. I don't think we want to revert this.
Kevin, perhaps you're thinking of the blinking text input caret? I don't see why the non-animated "layout.accessiblecaret" selection carets should consume any CPU.
I was. Sorry.
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