Closed Bug 968424 Opened 8 years ago Closed 7 years ago
Change keyboard shortcut to move selected lines in source editor to Alt-Up/Down
Continuing the discussion from https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=924996#c18 > So the shortcut before Code Mirror was Alt + UP/DOWN on all browsers except > Mac, where it was Cmd + Opt + UP/DOWN. > > Now, its Ctrl + Alt + UP/DOWN on windows too. Which does not work out for > most Windows with Intel chips as Intel graphics driver (at least on Windows) > map Ctrl + Alt + ARROW keys to screen rotation. > > Also, right now, the documentation is incorrect too.  > > Can we have it back to Alt + UP/DOWN ? Objective of this bug: 1. Change the command key for moving lines up and down to Alt - Up/Down across all platforms. 2. Update MDN documentations.  https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Tools/Using_the_Source_Editor
I will try to have a patch by Friday evening.
Assignee: nobody → gabriel.luong
I wasn't sure what was the best way to ensure that accel wasn't appended to every command. This patch ensure that alt+up/down is the shortkey for moving lines up/down across all platforms (mac and windows included).
Attachment #8372126 - Flags: review?(anton)
Attachment #8372126 - Flags: review?(anton) → review-
Thanks for the review Anton! The hall of api shame was especially insightful. This patch fixes the following: -Added noaccel option to keyFor signature and adjusted the method calls for moveLineUp and moveLineDown -In sourceeditor.properties, I updated the localization note for moveLineUp and moveLineDown to remove the note about accel conjuction with the commandkey.
Comment on attachment 8375204 [details] [diff] [review] 968424.patch Review of attachment 8375204 [details] [diff] [review]: ----------------------------------------------------------------- Looks good, thanks for the patch!
Attachment #8375204 - Flags: review?(anton) → review+
Thanks Anton! I will update the MDN docs once it lands.
Whiteboard: [checkin-needed] → [fixed-in-fx-team]
Can we have this uplifted too ? at least till aurora, if not beta.
Updated MDN with the new keys
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 7 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Target Milestone: --- → Firefox 30
Please ask for aurora approval. This shortcut will be broken in Windows for 2 releases otherwise.
Can this get uplift to Aurora? Otherwise, the previous command (cmd+alt+up/down) would be rotating Window user's displays. Thanks!
Flags: needinfo?(gabriel.luong) → needinfo?(rcampbell)
Comment on attachment 8375204 [details] [diff] [review] 968424.patch [Approval Request Comment] Bug caused by (feature/regressing bug #): 924996 User impact if declined: The previous command for moving lines up and down in the source editor (cmd+alt+up/down) would rotate Window user's displays Testing completed (on m-c, etc.): on m-c since 2-13-2014 Risk to taking this patch (and alternatives if risky): Low risk - command key changes to DevTools String or IDL/UUID changes made by this patch:
Attachment #8375204 - Flags: approval-mozilla-aurora?
Figured out how to ask for aurora uplift!
Attachment #8375204 - Flags: approval-mozilla-aurora? → approval-mozilla-aurora+
(In reply to Gabriel L (:gluong) from comment #0) > Objective of this bug: > 1. Change the command key for moving lines up and down to Alt - Up/Down > across all platforms. > 2. Update MDN documentations. Verified fixed FF 29.0a2(2014-03-11), 30.0a1(2014-03-11) Win 7, Ubuntu 13.04, Mac OS X 10.8.5
I'm updating devtools docs for Firefox 30, and just wanted to check with you that the documentation for these shortcuts is correct now. I reorganised the keyboard shortcut docs after you updated them, but before I saw this bug, so I just wanted to check I didn't break the docs again after you fixed them: https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/tools/Keyboard_shortcuts#Source_editor Thanks!
Looks good still!
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