Manage Bookmarks Drag onto folder does not target folder



17 years ago
14 years ago


(Reporter: lindyboi, Assigned: sfraser_bugs)





17 years ago
Milestone: Chimera 0.4

Drag bookmark onto bookmark folder

Expected: Folder highlights, bookmark insertion point within folder

Actual result: No highlight, bookmark insertion is BEFORE folder

Comment 1

17 years ago
Will, Chimera tries to guess where the bookmark should be dropped. If you move
the mouse cursor down slightly, you'll see the insertion point show below the

However, I do see that the folder doesn't highlight. I notice that the
disclosure triangle of a closed folder will highlight when it's going to spring
open during hover, though.

This bug could be changed to be about highlighting the folder.

Comment 2

17 years ago
Okay, changed the description.  Greg described the current behaviour.  An active
drag (where the items actually move as the user drags) would make the current
behaviour okay, but a ghost drag should target the UI element at the cursor.
Summary: Manage Bookmarks Drag & Drop unexpected behaviour → Manage Bookmarks Drag onto folder does not target folder
I'm not sure if this applies for Jaguar only, but when dragging a bookmark to a
closed folder, it will blink in red twice and then open, so it *does* highlight.
Open folders will *not* be hightlighted though, which certainly would be a good
Ever confirmed: true

Comment 4

16 years ago
*** Bug 180435 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
#3 is what I see.
still true 2003090102 on 10.2.6.

Comment 6

16 years ago
I think that the current behaviour is the default for the Cocoa widget in
question (FYI).

Comment 7

14 years ago
Camino is now at 0.8+ and most peopl work on 10.2 and 10.3 now. Currently in the
bookmark manager and the bookmark bar it's clearly indicated where the bookmarks
will be created so I will mark as WFM.
Last Resolved: 14 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
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