[Reloadevery] Focus-bug ...

Jaap Haitsma jaap at haitsma.org
Mon May 16 23:03:56 EDT 2005


Jonas Erlandsson wrote:
> Hi all ...
> 
> Just thought I'd report an irritating bug in reload every ... Seams to 
> affect sertain plugins (namely acrobat reader in this case) but not 
> ordinary webpages. If reload every is activated in another tab while you 
> are viewing a PDF with the plugin the PDF looses focus when reload every 
> is invoked. So for example, I cant scroll anymore without first clicking 
> the document. Shouldnt be a huge problem but for ppl like me, that have 
> a short interval betwean reloads and that use tabs alot, it will get 
> irritating ;o)
> 
> Dont know if this is something you can fix or if it's a bug in the focus 
> return to the tab itself (in that case I'll have to forward this to the 
> firefox team ...) but it would be great if you could check it out. The 
> problem dosnt affect ordenary webpages and might affect other types of 
> plugins like flashpages of javaapplets but I havent checked. Acrobat 
> reader is a safe bet for reproduction of the problem though.
> 

Reload Every is not doing anything to steal the focus. So I don't know 
how to fix that behavior

Jaap


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