User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.0; de; rv:18.104.22.168) Gecko/2008120122 Firefox/3.0.5 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.0; de; rv:22.214.171.124) Gecko/2008120122 Firefox/3.0.5 FireFox ignores an inputfield.focus(); command in HTML pages hosted by an inactive tab. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Open http://www.hotmail.com/ 2. Quickly open a new tab 3. Wait until the first tab has finished loading 4. Return to the first tab Actual Results: No input field has the focus. Expected Results: The User Name input field should have the focus.
This should be fixed in trunk builds.
No bug or patch referenced as the code fix.
Please don't change the status of fixed bugs. This bug will be fixed in 3.6 by bug 178324.
I'm sorry. ...and, thanks for fixing!