Closed Bug 367136 Opened 15 years ago Closed 11 years ago
XUL textbox padding smaller on the right (in RTL)
I noticed that the left padding of a XUL textbox, which is in effect when the direction is set to LTR (dunno about what happens to the left padding in RTL) is wider than the right padding when the textbox is in RTL direction. I find the RTL right-padding insufficient. BTW - problem seen with TB 1.5, also visible and somewhat worse with SM trunk from 2006-12.
we're talking 3-4px minimum, not 1px. Although bug 365396 may explain what I'm seeing on the trunk.
I think this happens because of: http://lxr.mozilla.org/seamonkey/source/toolkit/themes/winstripe/global/textbox.css#58 I think stuff needs to be changed to use -moz-padding-start and -moz-padding-end instead.
(In reply to comment #3) > I think stuff needs to be changed to use -moz-padding-start and > -moz-padding-end instead. That sounds reasonable... but why not have this padding at the end as well?
I don't know, 4px padding seems a bit too much for me, personally. I think I would prefer it if xul:textboxes would have the same padding as html:inputs.
Component: XP Toolkit/Widgets: XUL → XUL
QA Contact: xptoolkit.xul → xptoolkit.widgets
Fixed in bug 463891 -- duping forward
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 11 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Duplicate of bug: 463891
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