Can not set focus on text box in dialog for creating a new profile

RESOLVED INVALID

Status

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major
RESOLVED INVALID
10 years ago
10 years ago

People

(Reporter: aaronmt, Unassigned)

Tracking

1.9.1 Branch
x86
Mac OS X
Points:
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Firefox Tracking Flags

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Details

(Whiteboard: [MocoTestday], URL)

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Description

10 years ago
On OS X, "Enter a new profile" text box does not take focus - all input goes to last focused area behind the profile modal dialog (i.e, in my case, the Terminal window)

The task I am trying to do is to create a new profile for Firefox 3.5b4. I start Firefox by opening the terminal and type in, "./firefox -P -no-remote &" (I have beta99 as well open). When I am prompted to specify a new name, my input goes straight to the console window (i.e., I double click on the already specified, "Default User" name to highlight and begin to type, "Aaron") - this input goes straight to terminal

This behavior seems apparent strictly on 3.5b4

STR

1. Download and extract Firefox 3.5 beta 4
2. Start Firefox with "./firefox -P -no-remote &"
3. When asked to specify a name for a new profile, begin typing

ER: What I type is input to Terminal (my last focused window)
AR: What I type is entered in the focused name textbox

http://www.swfcabin.com/open/1244740239 (*.swf) displays a screencast of the issue
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Updated

10 years ago
Whiteboard: [MocoTestday]
(Reporter)

Comment 1

10 years ago
I just solved the problem, it was an improper extraction of the Firefox download. 

Having not copied over the folders MacOS, Plug-Ins, and Resources the files PkgInfo, and Info.plist to my installation folder this apparently causes the issue.

Should this be marked invalid?
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Updated

10 years ago
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 10 years ago
Resolution: --- → INVALID
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Comment 2

10 years ago
Resolved Invalid - moral, extract properly
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