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Bug 590877

Summary: evo doesn't make all pasted links clickable
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Reporter: Issue Tracker <tao>
Component: gtkhtml3Assignee: Matthew Barnes <mbarnes>
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE QA Contact: desktop-bugs <desktop-bugs>
Severity: medium Docs Contact:
Priority: medium    
Version: 6.0CC: cww, mcrha, syeghiay, tao, tpelka
Target Milestone: rc   
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Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Fixed In Version: gtkhtml3-3.28.3-3.el6 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2010-11-10 20:37:34 UTC Type: ---
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Description Flags
patch for gtkhtml3 none

Description Issue Tracker 2010-05-10 20:49:20 UTC
Escalated to Bugzilla from IssueTracker

Comment 1 Issue Tracker 2010-05-10 20:49:21 UTC
Event posted on 05-10-2010 04:36pm EDT by woodard

Description of problem:
When you are composing a message in evolution and you type or paste a URL, then it turns it into a link (blue and underlined). However, if you paste a couple of URLs it only seems to make the last one that you paste clickable.

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:

Actual results:
only the last link pasted is clickable

Expected results:
all the links pasted are clickable.

Additional info:

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Comment 2 Issue Tracker 2010-05-10 20:49:22 UTC
Event posted on 05-10-2010 04:44pm EDT by kbaxley

Steps to reproduce:

Paste multiple URLs into a compose window for an email.
Note how the last URL is the only one that is clickable.
All URLs should be clickable.

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Comment 3 RHEL Product and Program Management 2010-05-10 21:42:58 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release.  Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release.  This request is not yet committed for

Comment 4 Milan Crha 2010-05-11 13:39:01 UTC
Thanks for a bug report. I see the same even on actual master, only the first URL in each pasted paragraph is properly recognized as a URL, but not any following in the given paragraph.

Comment 5 Milan Crha 2010-05-11 13:52:19 UTC
Created attachment 413149 [details]
patch for gtkhtml3

for gtkhtml3;

This is fixing the issue for me.

Comment 6 Milan Crha 2010-05-11 14:11:47 UTC
Upstream bug report I filled for this (I didn't find any already filled):

Comment 7 Matthew Barnes 2010-05-24 13:26:04 UTC
Devel ACK: Patch available.

Comment 8 Tomas Pelka 2010-05-28 07:19:15 UTC
 - check if all URLs are displayed properly.

Giving qa_ack.

Comment 9 Matthew Barnes 2010-06-17 17:19:53 UTC
Patch applied to gtkhtml3-3.28.3-3.el6.

Comment 10 Tomas Pelka 2010-06-21 13:16:05 UTC
Verified on gtkhtml3-3.28.3-3.el6.

Comment 11 Issue Tracker 2010-07-26 13:17:41 UTC
Event posted on 07-23-2010 05:39pm EDT by woodard

gtkhtml3-3.28.3-3.el6.x86_64 still has some problmes for example pasting
this text: 

It was done now that we know more about why the workload is causing
problems. Here is the patch whose logic seems to be causing the problem:;a=blobdiff;f=malloc/malloc.c;h=890d3669e2bc9ea0bdf56484f4199d205025696a;hp=da230d34935b01dc0f8bceb0dc9d2a4b60df8d95;hb=1d05c2fb9c6fb297a39317231f31a75115e64f75;hpb=be7ffd91f806e5615b9c6a42a63e96c3dc3c54ad
It appears to have been written by Arjen van de Ven and Valarie Hensen;a=commit;f=malloc/malloc.c;h=1d05c2fb9c6fb297a39317231f31a75115e64f75

The discussion that led to it is:

Didn't work, for 3 out of 4 links. The first three. I think that the
difference is the links are on a line by themselves. I think that the
logic seems to be keyed off of trailing space and it doesn't pick up the

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Comment 12 2010-11-10 20:37:34 UTC
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0 is now available and should resolve
the problem described in this bug report. This report is therefore being closed
with a resolution of CURRENTRELEASE. You may reopen this bug report if the
solution does not work for you.