Description of problem:
Not sure if this is actually a library bug (or a gtk2 bug?) or a recurring
bug in various applications, but I find it annoying that in an About
dialog say if one presses the Up key with widget focus on the Ok button
the dialog text gets highlighted. Well maybe it is a feature that the
dialog text can be selected but it would be better IMHO if that could
only be done with the mouse say. Or am I totally off the mark here?
This also happens in F7 so this is not really a new regression or anything
more an RFE for change of behaviour. ICBW but did this behaviour change
sometime in the past?
You know gnome-libs is the GTK1/Gnome1 compatibility library and not something
that any current app uses, right?
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Just tried again in rawhide - at least it is possible to highlight
parts of About text with the mouse.
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Still happens with current rawhide.
Any comment on the behaviour before I attempt to file upstream?
it's a gtk feature. Labels can be marked selectable. Moving upstream is probably right if you want to see the behavior changed.