Last Comment Bug 6768 - [BLOCKER]Need architecture for focused text widget
: [BLOCKER]Need architecture for focused text widget
Product: Core
Classification: Components
Component: XUL (show other bugs)
: Trunk
: All Windows NT
P3 blocker (vote)
: M7
Assigned To: David Hyatt
: phillip
: Neil Deakin
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Reported: 1999-05-19 16:43 PDT by tague
Modified: 1999-06-16 01:32 PDT (History)
4 users (show)
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Description User image tague 1999-05-19 16:43:25 PDT
I need an architecture and implementation for focus, particularly finding the
focused text widget, in seamonkey.

Currently event dispatch is done using mouse coordinates assoicated with a
particular event; however, not all text input events (like the ones used for
input methods) are associated with a mouse coordinate.

In order to proceed on implementing input methods for the Macintosh and UNIX, we
need to have an architecture and implementation of focus.  We also need focus so
that we can finalize design issues with the editor team.

Please read: for
details on input methods and how we plan to support them.  Please contact me for
more details and specifics about the requirements.
Comment 1 User image Peter Trudelle 1999-05-25 11:09:59 PDT
reassigning to hyatt
Comment 2 User image David Hyatt 1999-05-25 12:09:59 PDT
Read for current thoughts.
Comment 3 User image David Hyatt 1999-05-25 12:09:59 PDT
Oops. Wrong URL.  Make that
Comment 4 User image David Hyatt 1999-06-01 15:58:59 PDT
You can now observe the focused text widget.  Marking fixed.
Comment 5 User image phillip 1999-06-15 18:31:59 PDT
code level fix, marking verified.
Comment 6 User image bobj 1999-06-16 01:32:59 PDT
Tague,  Any feedback on this?  Do you have what you need now?

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