[sylpheed:30355] Re: Strange behavior on FC6: can't select text on composition window

Andre Costa andre.ocosta at terra.com.br
Sat Nov 4 07:07:31 JST 2006

On Fri, 3 Nov 2006 18:29:42 -0300
Andre Costa <andre.ocosta at terra.com.br> wrote:

> Hi,
> I am trying version 2.3.0b4, and just found out an unusual problem: I
> cannot select text on the composition window -- not on the body panel,
> not on the address text fields.
> Holding shift and moving the cursor with the keyboard simply moves the
> cursor (nothing is selected). If I select with the mouse text is
> selected while I keep mouse button pressed (only on the address
> fields: body text panel selects nothing); when I release it selection
> disappears. Other GNOME apps behave as expected, so it should be
> something specific to Sylpheed.
> I can enter and modify text, though (as you can see by this message
> you're reading ;-))
> Can anyone else confirm this? GNOME version is 2.16.0
> Regards,
> Andre

I reverted back to 2.2.9 and confirmed that this is a bug with 2.3.0
only -- everything works fine with 2.2.9.



Andre Oliveira da Costa

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