#412 Detaching non-top tab should not change top tab

development
closed-fixed
nobody
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2004-09-08
2004-08-31
Nathan Gray
No

This is a minor quibble. Say I have 3 tabs open in this order:
foo.c, foo.h, and zoo.c; and foo.c is raised. If I right-click on the
zoo.c tab and detach it then foo.h gets raised. There's no reason
to raise another tab if the one being detached isn't the top tab.

This is with 5.5RC2.

Discussion

  • TK Soh
    TK Soh
    2004-09-01

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    I saw this earlier. Similar bug on Move-Tab also. Will get the
    fix in soon.

     
  • Scott Tringali
    Scott Tringali
    2004-09-01

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    There is a bug. When you right-click on a tab that's not in
    focus, the tab-specifc actions should act on the tab you
    _clicked_ on, not the tab that's still in focus.

    There are usually 2 ways to handle this:

    1) Make the right-click event acts as a tab selecton (left
    click) event before posting the menu
    2) Avoid #1, but note internally which tab was clicked, and
    use that for interpreting the actions.

    I prefer #2, and it seems that's what Mozilla does.

     
  • Nathan Gray
    Nathan Gray
    2004-09-08

    • status: open --> closed-fixed
     
  • Nathan Gray
    Nathan Gray
    2004-09-08

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    All is fixed in CVS.