Closed Bug 16309 Opened 20 years ago Closed 20 years ago
"Open Web Location" dialog requires focus click to receive input
Mozilla.exe Build ID: 1999101208 Access the "Open Web Location" option by mouse or keyboard method. The newly opened dialog will not receive input (save Esc, serving to dismiss) until a focus click wakens the bones. [Assigning to HTML Dialogs rather than Event Handling as firstname.lastname@example.org attends the W3C - yes?]
more fun: if you press Tab while the dialog is displayed, it throbs with every press as the 'Open in new window' bit receives/loses focus, and you can never (apparently) tab to the OK button.
Event handling. I believe hyatt and saari are all over this
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 20 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
The haughty stiffness of the "Open Web Location" dialog is now selective rather than general... this bug, therefore, is no longer extant. Shall other bugs (such as that mentioned by email@example.com, and les autres) be filed at this report? [Resolving--Fixed]
Haughty stiffness? Oh my. Yes, focus is automatically put in the right place in this one dialog. (Alas, you still need to manually click OK, but hey...) Verified in the 1999121408 build under NT. Doesn't happen for me using the 1999121508 build on Linux, but I believe it's my window manager at fault there. Additionally, you still can't tab the OK button, but that's going to be another bug I suppose. Marking this one verified fixed.
Component: Event Handling → User events and focus handling
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