Closed Bug 16548 Opened 21 years ago Closed 20 years ago
[EVENTTARG] events going to wrong element: inline elements and overlap
See also the following bugs relating to events going to the wrong elements: bug 1413, bug 12231, bug 12232. In particular, this bug will act differently when bug 12231 is fixed. DESCRIPTION: Since inline elements are all above block level elements (this is because of the rules for z-order around floats), the events should go to inline elements, since they're on top. STEPS TO REPRODUCE: * load attached test case * hover over / use the links ACTUAL RESULTS: * the link on the bottom doesn't work in its first line or part of its second (note that when bug 12231 is fixed, the problem will occur with the link on the top instead) EXPECTED RESULTS: * the links work, since a block level element should only recieve events if there are no inline elements at that position (assuming everything is in the normal flow,... it's more complicated with positioning). DOES NOT WORK CORRECTLY ON: * Linux, viewer, 1999-10-15-11-M11 WORKS CORRECTLY ON: * most other browsers, I think ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: See also http://www.w3.org/Style/ and http://www.w3.org/Style/CSS/ , where this causes problems.
Layout problem is bug 18187.
Summary: events going to wrong element: inline elements and overlap → [EVENTTARG]events going to wrong element: inline elements and overlap
Summary: [EVENTTARG]events going to wrong element: inline elements and overlap → [EVENTTARG] events going to wrong element: inline elements and overlap
*** Bug 23190 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 20 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
Component: Event Handling → User events and focus handling
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