Open Bug 41748 Opened 21 years ago Updated 11 years ago
Change cursor to context-menu cursor when control key is down
When control is held down and a context menu would pop up if the mouse was clicked, we should change the cursor to the OS context-menu cursor. request for enancement, fairly minor but platform integration.
marking future and helpwanted so some enterprising netizen can come along and make us suck less.
notes talking to saari: - extend ESM to be able to give mouse position, button down, etc (while we're at it) - get the frame for the current mouse point on a control-key-down event - get its content node - walk the parent chain looking for popup listeners of type "context" - if we find one (somehow) change the cursor.
This bug will be dependent on bug #26269 which is a Mac-specific bug for producing events for modifier-only keys.
Depends on: 26269
This bug will be a duplicate of bug 33229 (or you can mark it the other way around; whichever one will draw the most attention).
*** Bug 33229 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
*** Bug 146106 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Proposing this is of Trivial Severity, not Enhancement. Mike, if you agree, please set it as such.
Component: XP Toolkit/Widgets: Menus → XUL
QA Contact: jrgmorrison → xptoolkit.widgets
Resolving WONTIFX as OS X doesn’t change the cursor any more.
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Closed: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → WONTFIX
Not true! Only some apps do it, which has almost always been the case. As an example, try iTunes.
Status: RESOLVED → REOPENED
Resolution: WONTFIX → ---
Hm, true. However, isn’t iTunes a Carbon app? Perhaps this is one of those old Carbon/Cocoa issues. The Finder, I think, is Cocoa, and doesn’t do it.
The Finder is Carbon. This is just an app-specific thing.
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