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Last Comment Bug 723873 - setting about:newtab as homepage should place the cursor in the location bar at startup
: setting about:newtab as homepage should place the cursor in the location bar ...
Product: Firefox
Classification: Client Software
Component: Tabbed Browser (show other bugs)
: Trunk
: All All
: -- normal (vote)
: Firefox 13
Assigned To: Tim Taubert [:ttaubert]
: Dão Gottwald [:dao]
Depends on:
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Reported: 2012-02-03 03:02 PST by Octoploid
Modified: 2012-03-26 10:45 PDT (History)
3 users (show)
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patch v1 (1.06 KB, patch)
2012-02-09 07:04 PST, Tim Taubert [:ttaubert]
dao+bmo: review+
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Description User image Octoploid 2012-02-03 03:02:40 PST
User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64; rv:13.0a1) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/13.0a1
Build ID: 20120203102221

Steps to reproduce:

Set about:newtab as homepage.
Start Firefox.

Actual results:

The location bar is not selected by default.

Expected results:

The location bar should be selected by default.
Comment 1 User image B.J. Herbison 2012-02-03 12:42:45 PST
Setting the browser to start with a blank page and setting the browser to start with a home page of about:blank both set the cursor in the address bar. It seems reasonable that a home page of about:newtab should do the same thing.
Comment 2 User image Tim Taubert [:ttaubert] 2012-02-09 07:04:32 PST
Created attachment 595723 [details] [diff] [review]
patch v1

Simple patch that uses isBlankPageURL() to set the value of isLoadingBlank.
Comment 3 User image Tim Taubert [:ttaubert] 2012-02-09 07:32:15 PST
Thank you!
Comment 4 User image Tim Taubert [:ttaubert] 2012-02-10 07:27:08 PST

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