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Bug 228116 - middle mouse click on scrollbar in message composition will paste
Summary: middle mouse click on scrollbar in message composition will paste
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: thunderbird
Version: 5
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Gecko Maintainer
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-02-10 02:03 UTC by amlai
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-05-15 20:56:44 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
Patch fixes described problem (deleted)
2007-02-10 02:03 UTC, amlai
no flags Details | Diff

System ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Mozilla Foundation 70698 None None None Never

Description amlai 2007-02-10 02:03:38 UTC
Description of problem: middle click on the scroll bar in a message composition
window causes a paste into the message.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): to the best of my
knowledge, all versions

How reproducible: always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. put some text into X11's clipboard
2. compose a long message
3. middle click on scroll bar to jump to a location in the message
Actual results:
Window scrolls and text gets pasted into the message body

Expected results:
Window scrolls to desired location in the window.

Additional info:
I have reported this upstream:

Unfortunately, it seems to have gotten stuck in limbo, and as far as anyone can
tell, the attached patch works as expected.  I have been using this patch for at
least a year and have not encountered any unexpected consequences.

Comment 1 amlai 2007-02-10 02:03:38 UTC
Created attachment 147828 [details]
Patch fixes described problem

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