Bug 234829 - entry widget deleting bug
Summary: entry widget deleting bug
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: newt   
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Miroslav Lichvar
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Reported: 2007-04-02 13:58 UTC by Jindrich Novy
Modified: 2013-07-02 23:20 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-04-04 16:07:54 UTC
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Description Jindrich Novy 2007-04-02 13:58:47 UTC
Description of problem:
The entry widget allows to enter a larger text than it's size, which is
perfectly ok. The problem occurs when an user tries to delete a portion of large
text so that the cursor is moved right on the beginning of the widget. The user
cannot see what he actually deletes at this point.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. enter text larger than the entry widget
2. try to delete it
Actual results:
One cannot see what he deletes when the text is deleted up to the beginning of
the entry widget.

Expected results:
Some context should be left at the beginning of the widget so that an user sees
what will be deleted when he goes on deleting the text.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Miroslav Lichvar 2007-04-04 16:07:54 UTC
Fixed in newt-0.52.6-2.fc7.

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