The edit cursor and the content being edited does not match when encounter specific string(with Chinese)(from Word doc file)

RESOLVED EXPIRED

Status

SeaMonkey
Composer
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major
RESOLVED EXPIRED
15 years ago
13 years ago

People

(Reporter: Arthur Tsai, Unassigned)

Tracking

({intl})

Trunk
x86
Windows 2000

Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

Details

(Reporter)

Description

15 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; zh-TW; rv:1.5) Gecko/20031007 Firebird/0.7
Build Identifier: Mozilla 1.5  - Released October 15, 2003

When I am editing a HTML file and encouter a specific string, the problem occurs.

It would be like that there is an invisible edit cursor, which does all my edit
commands, 

one character "forward" of the edit cursor I really see.
The problem is limited to "one row". It does not affect other rows, wheather the
line is 

broken by wrapping or hard return.

The specific string is this:
·ç´¶²ú»¡:¡¨
(The english translation is "Rippley says")

It contains some Chinese characters. But the charset or encoding of Composer is
irrelevant.
Simply input this string causes no problems.
This string is problematic if it's originally copied from a doc file(Word97),
and be pasted to Composer.
The problematic string copied and pasted within Composer causes problem, too.

I also found a strange thing about the string:
If I place the "visible cursor" between "»¡" and ":", and type "a", the
"invisible cursor" would give " a" before "»¡", like this:
·ç´¶²ú a»¡:¡¨
If I delete the strange "space", the string would become normal, no longer cause
any problems.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.put in the problematic "·ç´¶²ú»¡:¡¨"
2.type "1245" after it(the problem may occure in this step already)
3.place cursor between "2" and "4"
4. type "3"

Actual Results:  
·ç´¶²ú»¡:¡¨13245

Expected Results:  
·ç´¶²ú»¡:¡¨12345

Simply input this string causes no problems.
This string is problematic if it's originally copied from a doc file(Word97),
and be pasted to Composer.
(Reporter)

Updated

15 years ago
Blocks: 229259

Comment 1

15 years ago
I'm gonna take a look later on Windows.
Keywords: intl
Product: Browser → Seamonkey
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
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