Closed Bug 1430672 Opened 2 years ago Closed 2 years ago

Modifying search field moves cursor to the end


(DevTools :: Debugger, defect)

Not set


(firefox-esr52 unaffected, firefox58 wontfix, firefox59 wontfix, firefox60 verified, firefox61 verified)

Firefox 60
Tracking Status
firefox-esr52 --- unaffected
firefox58 --- wontfix
firefox59 --- wontfix
firefox60 --- verified
firefox61 --- verified


(Reporter: Oriol, Assigned: jlast)



(Keywords: regression)

1. Go to
2. Open the debugger
3. Press Ctrl+Shift+F
4. Enter 'abc'
5. Press Home key
6. Press Del key (forward delete)

Result: 'bc<cursor>'
Expected: '<cursor>bc'
Fixed in bug 1432842.
Closed: 2 years ago
Depends on: 1432842
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Is it worth trying to backport the fix for this issue (by itself) to Beta for the benefit of our DevEdition audience? If so, please attach a patch and request approval :)
Assignee: nobody → jlaster
Flags: needinfo?(jlaster)
Target Milestone: --- → Firefox 60
Good question :RyanVM. My guess is that it is fairly low impact and the patch could be a bit tricky. I'm leaning towards no, but could be persuaded.
Flags: needinfo?(jlaster)
If you're worried about risk, let's just let it ride the 60 train.
Cool - i'll try and give this a try next week. Thanks
QA Whiteboard: [good first verify]
I have reproduced this bug with Nightly 59.0a1 (2018-01-15) on Windows 10, 64 Bit!

This bug's fix is verified with latest Beta!

Bulid ID   -  20180419200216
User Agent -  Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64; rv:60.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/60.0
QA Whiteboard: [good first verify] → [good first verify] [testday-20180420]
Reproduced the bug on Nightly 59.0a1 (2018-01-07) under Windows 10 x64. 

Bug fix is verified with: Firefox 60.0b15(64 bit) and latest Nightly 61.0a1(2018-04-25).
Tests were performed under Windows 10x64, MacOS X 10.10.5 and Ubuntu 16.04x64.
Product: Firefox → DevTools
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