Hello there. At the debian.org packages website, searching for something with a text input box in a form submission causes the text input box to jump around. I have not noticed it elsewhere. (Bugzilla seems to work fine also. :) I am running a mozilla I built on march 12th from CVS. I built it on a linux 2.0.36 machine, and ran it on a kernel 2.2.13 machine. I am running XFree86 3.3.5, and have a new glibc (2.1.3 iirc). I was able to reproduce this several times; visit http://www.debian.org/distrib/packages and type some text into the "keywords" text entry box under Search Package Directories. The box should jump to the top of the page (not the top of the display window, but the top of the webpage) and will work fine otherwise. I will attach a screenshot. I am also hoping HTML Element is the correct place, since it involves the input form elements. It could also belong in Layout.... I am using the ViewManager2. Please ignore the build-id (I have crossed it out in the image :) because this is a build made from CVS. Thank you. :)
Created attachment 6501 [details] Note the entry box at the top of the image; it should be near the bottom of the page.
I'm not seeing this on today's nightly build. Are you still seeing this?
Yes, these steps can reproduce this bug on my March 25th build: While viewing this bug report (bug 31704) right-click on the URL link (for http://www.debian.org/distrib/packages), click the mouse in the Keywords field under the heading "Search Package Directories" (to give focus) and type -- the text appears at the very top of the webpage, as attachment 6501 [details] shows. Again, I build mozilla on a Linux 2.0.36 machine and ran it on Linux 2.2.13. Both are fairly recent versions of Debian unstable -- updated March 25th. Thanks :)
email@example.com - are you still seeing this problem on recent builds of Mozilla? Gerv
A build I made on April 8th still shows this symptom on the URL above (a debian.org address.)
I changed my build method, and things seem happier now. :) marking this WFM.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 18 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
massive update for QA contact.
QA Contact: petersen → lorca
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
SPAM. HTML Element component deprecated, changing component to Layout. See bug 88132 for details.
Component: HTML Element → Layout
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