Last Comment Bug 738077 - Clicking tab close button in inactive window on OS X should close tab
: Clicking tab close button in inactive window on OS X should close tab
: ux-consistency
Product: Firefox
Classification: Client Software
Component: Tabbed Browser (show other bugs)
: Trunk
: All Mac OS X
: -- normal (vote)
: Firefox 15
Assigned To: Frank Yan (:fryn)
: Dão Gottwald [:dao]
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Reported: 2012-03-21 16:56 PDT by Frank Yan (:fryn)
Modified: 2012-05-16 13:17 PDT (History)
7 users (show)
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patch (870 bytes, patch)
2012-03-21 16:56 PDT, Frank Yan (:fryn) review+
jboriss: ui‑review+
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Description Frank Yan (:fryn) 2012-03-21 16:56:08 PDT
Created attachment 608147 [details] [diff] [review]

It was believed that the UI precedent on OS X was to disable tab close buttons in inactive windows on OS X. However, other applications on OS X, including but not limited to Safari, Chrome, and Terminal, do not disable the tab close buttons in inactive windows, and neither should we.
Comment 1 :Gavin Sharp [email:] 2012-03-21 17:50:25 PDT
ref bug 392188 comment 27
Comment 2 Mozilla RelEng Bot 2012-03-29 17:38:45 PDT
Autoland Patchset:
	Patches: 608147
	Branch: mozilla-central => try
Try run started, revision 65e3873b0dfb. To cancel or monitor the job, see:
Comment 3 Mozilla RelEng Bot 2012-03-29 23:04:51 PDT
Try run for 65e3873b0dfb is complete.
Detailed breakdown of the results available here:
Results (out of 3 total builds):
    success: 3
Builds (or logs if builds failed) available at:
Comment 5 Rob Campbell [:rc] (:robcee) 2012-05-16 13:14:39 PDT

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