Closed Bug 607108 Opened 12 years ago Closed 11 years ago
focus group name field after creating new group
When I create a 'new folder' in finder or other file managers, the folder name field is immediately focused so that I can type the new folder's name. I have the same expectation when creating a new group, but instead I get search. Current behavior: 1) click and drag to create new tab group 2) type 'foo' to name the group, hit enter 3) get told there are no search results for foo. Expected behavior: 1) click and drag to create new tab group 2) type 'foo' to name the group, hit enter 3) the group is now named 'foo' Would be nice for this to Just Work. :)
That certainly seems like the sort of behavior we want! Adding it to the b9 (fit n' finish beta) list so we can discuss it more when we get there.
bugspam (moving b9 to b10)
bugspam (removing b9)
No longer blocks: 598154
No longer blocks: 608028
Target Milestone: --- → Future
Assignee: nobody → tim.taubert
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
Hardware: x86 → All
Target Milestone: Future → ---
@Alex: the patch focuses the title input field when using mouse drag to create a new tab group. Shall we also focus the input field when creating a group via dragging a tabItem onto an orphan tab? Without the orphan tab concept we would immediately create a new group when dragging a tab out of its group. I don't feel like it's the right thing to focus the input field when not explicitly creating a new group but it's up to you :)
Attachment #537601 - Flags: feedback?(raymond)
Comment on attachment 537601 [details] [diff] [review] patch v1 + if (options.focusTitle) + this.focusTitle(); + Nit: Please add a comment about options.focusTitle to the method input variable options.
Attachment #537601 - Flags: feedback?(raymond) → feedback+
Comment on attachment 537601 [details] [diff] [review] patch v1 Passed try: http://tbpl.mozilla.org/?tree=Tryemail@example.com&rev=1ef959a9e308
Backed out due to mochitest-other orange.
Extended patch (and test) to auto-focus the title field when creating a new group by dragging a tab onto an orphan tab (as requested by Limi).
Do we know what was wrong with the original patch which caused this to be backed out?
(In reply to comment #12) > Do we know what was wrong with the original patch which caused this to be > backed out? I relanded all other patches except bug 633190 - that was actually causing this intermittent orange. So this patch should be safe.
Comment on attachment 538527 [details] [diff] [review] patch v3 Passed try: http://tbpl.mozilla.org/?tree=Tryfirstname.lastname@example.org&rev=3b0da64388be
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Closed: 11 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Target Milestone: --- → Firefox 7
Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux i686; rv:7.0a1) Gecko/20110615 Firefox/7.0a1 Verified issue on Ubuntu 11.04 x86, Mac OS X 10.6, Win 7 x86, WinXP using the steps from the Description. Issue no longer present - changing status to Verified.
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
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