Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 201541
Under Edit menu "Select All Text" and "Copy" do work correctly
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:39 EST
Description of problem:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Launch Mail-Evolution
2. Select a message (A) from Inbox E-mail list
3. On Menu bar, select Edit -> Select All Text (all text in this mail message is
4. On Menu bar, select Edit
Under Edit menu "Copy Ctrl+C" is grey and cannot be selected
After step 3, if you selecting another mail message (B) in mail list, Under Edit
menu "Copy Ctrl+C" is activate. Select "Copy Ctrl+C", and paste to
oowriter, all text for mail message (B) is pasted.
But if without step 1-3, "Copy Ctrl+C" is grey too.
Created attachment 133718 [details]
The upstream bug has been closed with a patch that partially improves the
behavior of the Edit -> Copy menu item. But it doesn't cover the use case
documented here, so I've requested that the bug be reopened.
Upstream added a fix for this use case to the patch.
Fixed in evolution-2.7.92-6.fc6