[Project_owners] window.focus() failing on Linux

Michael Vincent van Rantwijk, MultiZilla mv_van_rantwijk at yahoo.com
Mon Aug 25 14:28:42 PDT 2008

Philip Chee wrote:
> On Mon, 25 Aug 2008 18:17:13 +0200, Michael Vincent van Rantwijk,
> MultiZilla wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I can't get window.focus() to work on Ubuntu Linux.  It appears to be 
>> limited to SeaMonkey because it works in Mozilla Firefox. Anyone found a 
>> workaround for this bug?
>> Note that calling window.focus() a number of times will bring the window 
>>   in the foreground, but the title bar at the top has the wrong color, 
>> as if it isn't really focused.
> SeaMonkey Version? Firefox Version? IceApe/IceWeasel of official
> mozilla.org releases?

The latest and official releases, of both browsers.

Note that I went back to SeaMonkey v1.1.9 for testing, but so far 
nothing except running Windows works (XP/SP3 in VirtualBox).


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