Last Comment Bug 243648 - Make copy&paste work better in Chatzilla
: Make copy&paste work better in Chatzilla
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 12460
Product: Core
Classification: Components
Component: DOM: Core & HTML (show other bugs)
: Trunk
: x86 Windows 2000
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Assigned To: traversal-range
: Hixie (not reading bugmail)
: Andrew Overholt [:overholt]
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Reported: 2004-05-14 14:26 PDT by Frank Wein [:mcsmurf]
Modified: 2013-04-04 13:53 PDT (History)
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Description User image Frank Wein [:mcsmurf] 2004-05-14 14:26:08 PDT
First i think the problem is more than just c&p, but I don't know the Chatzilla
code so good to know what's wrong here.
When you mark some chat log and copy it into the clipboard you get:
xyz	you probably want --enable-crypto as well
	abc	do I need to do a 'make clean' or something?
	abc	I already built once without these options
	xyz	yeah, that'd be a good idea
	abc	thanks guys

So first i would like that Chatzilla also copys the < > around the nicknames
into the clipboard.
And second that the tab key before the 2nd line until the end of the c&p will be
elimanted (also this could be a regression i would need to test with, at least
happens with Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.8a)
Comment 1 User image Robert Ginda 2004-05-14 14:35:14 PDT
that's not a chatzilla problem.  The < and > characters are inserted with css
:before and :after rules, which mozilla doesn't include in the selection.

Taking a guess that DOM: Traversal-Range might be the correct component.
Comment 2 User image Frank Wein [:mcsmurf] 2004-05-14 14:55:11 PDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 12460 ***

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