Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 109668
gdict-applet: can't type in entry field with 'sloopy focus' in metacity
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:33 EST
Description of problem:
(may be metacity or gnome-panel bug). when 'sloopy focus' (focus
follows mouse) mode is selected in control panel, it's impossible to
get focus into the gdic-applet entry area in the panel (and therefore
impossible to type in a word to lookup).
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
fedora core 1 (2.4.0 applet version)
Steps to Reproduce:
1. add gdict-applet to panel
2. choose 'sloppy focus'
I am seeing this bug as well. It seems new to Fedora Core. It was
not present in the version of GNOME shipped with RH 9. An additional
observation: Text can be pasted into the entry field with the middle
mouse button even though the field doesn't get the keyboard focus.
This has since been fixed (i.e. in Fedora Core 2) - AFAIK it was a