User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.9.1) Gecko/20090701 Ubuntu/9.04 (jaunty) Shiretoko/3.5 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.9.1) Gecko/20090701 Ubuntu/9.04 (jaunty) Shiretoko/3.5 When I copy text and left-right click, I get sent to www."copied text".com Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1.Type on the search bar "bugzilla" and copy it 2.On a random web page do a left+right click (or even on a new tab) Actual Results: I'm directed to www.bugzilla.com or to make it more general I'm directed to www."copied text".com (replace "copied text" with whatever text you copied) Expected Results: This behaviour should not exist * Using Shiretoko binary found in the Ubuntu Jaunty repository * Possible keywords: papercut
Please read: http://kb.mozillazine.org/Middlemouse.contentLoadURL
Version: unspecified → 3.5 Branch
(In reply to comment #1) > Please read: http://kb.mozillazine.org/Middlemouse.contentLoadURL I set middlemouse.contentLoadURL in about:config to false and the bug went away. However, I don't think that this should be set by default to true. It's very annoying if you use a touchpad instead of a mouse and you mistakenly trigger left+right click by touching the top-right corner ;-)
Left and right click emulates a middle click in most Xwindows setups. You can set this preference so that this does not happen. See (not ubuntu specific) https://wiki.ubuntu.com/X/Config/Input#Example:%20Disabling%20L+R%20mouse%20button%20paste%20on%20a%20two-button%20mouse I personally like the middle click.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 9 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Duplicate of bug: 306857
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