Run Mozilla and point it at any page (www.mozilla.org will do). Find two words in the same paragraph and double-click on the first letter of the second word. Both the first and second word are selected. e.g. Hello World ^ Double click on the 'W'
Confirmed on Linux 2000080108 - Changing OS to all.
OS: Windows NT → All
Assignee: trudelle → beppe
Component: XP Toolkit/Widgets → Editor
QA Contact: jrgm → sujay
reassigning to akk for now -- Akkana, were you working on this part of selection or should this go to Mike?
Assignee: beppe → akkana
That's me, since I have another bug on word selection.
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
Priority: P3 → P2
Target Milestone: --- → M18
Moving to M19 as per email@example.com.
Target Milestone: M18 → M19
moving this out to future, this may result in a rewrite of word selection
Priority: P2 → P3
Target Milestone: M19 → Future
Anthony is taking over selection bugs.
Assignee: akkana → anthonyd
Status: ASSIGNED → NEW
sometimes when i doubleclick in the URL textfield, the selection goes from the beginning of the field to where the cursor is --rather than the entire URL field contents. [annoyingly inconsistent] akkana mentioned that this and bug 16352 are prolly the cause of that.
*** Bug 65856 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 16352 ***
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 18 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
I don't mind you duping this bug, just as long as it's noted that this is a genuine bug while bug 16352 is talking about improving selection heuristics.
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