From Bugzilla Helper: User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.1b) Gecko/20020722 BuildID: 2002072204 A link's title text pops up and is preventing one to open a link in a new tab by right-button menu and choosing Open Link in New Tab. Trying to click on the menu choice with the left mouse button will result in a strange behavour of mouse actions as long as the navigator window exists. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1.Position mouse pointer on the link 2.Hold down right mouse button 3.Move pointer to the menu choice Open Link in New Tab 4.Click on Open Link in New Tab when the title text is visable Step 1-4 must be done with the right timing. If one performs step 1-4 quickly everything works as expected. To repeat the bug wait for the title text to pop up and hide some, or all, of the menu choice. Actual Results: If clicking on Open Link in New Tab when the title text is showing the input by mouse is getting messed up and one can't, for instance, place the cursor in the URL input box or choosing an item from the main menu. The only way one can continue working is by closing the navigator window and open a new one. Only the navigator window that the action was performed in is affected. Expected Results: When the right mouse button is pressed down the title text should disapear or if it has not yet been displayed it should stay that way. <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN"> <html> <head> <title>foo</title> <meta http-equiv="content-type" content="text/html; charset=ISO-8859-1"> </head> <body> <a href="/mozilla.html" title="Title text">Link</a> </body> </html>
dupe of bug 147288 ?
Yep, as far as I can tell this is the case. Changing it to a dupe of 14728, However, as pointed out in 147288 the severity of minor can be questioned since this bug requires a restart of the affected navigator window. *** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 147288 ***
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 17 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
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