Closed Bug 635495 Opened 9 years ago Closed 9 years ago
"Backspace" key should not navigate back on Android
Android has its own back key, so there's no need to overload the backspace button to navigate back/forward. It can easily be triggered by accident if the user thinks a form field is focused, but ends up navigating instead. We've also suffered multiple bugs where the action is triggered even when a form field should be focused (bug 611592, bug 627849).
Attachment #513749 - Flags: review?(mark.finkle)
Comment on attachment 513749 [details] [diff] [review] patch This seems pretty reasonable to me. I would even start to think about removing the shortcut entirely, not just for Android.
Attachment #513749 - Flags: review?(mark.finkle) → review+
(In reply to comment #1) > This seems pretty reasonable to me. I would even start to think about removing > the shortcut entirely, not just for Android. I find it very useful on N900, so I'd hope to keep it there if possible. Pushed: http://hg.mozilla.org/mobile-browser/rev/63257706389b
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 9 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Target Milestone: --- → fennec2.0
VERIFIED FIXED on: Build Id: Mozilla /5.0 (Android;Linux armv7l;rv:2.0b13pre) Gecko/20110317 Firefox/4.0b13pre Fennec /4.0b6pre Device: Motorola Droid 2 (Android 2.2)
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
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