Bug 849271 - Undo does the wrong thing
Undo does the wrong thing
Status: CLOSED CANTFIX
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: evolution (Show other bugs)
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x86_64 Linux
unspecified Severity low
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Assigned To: Matthew Barnes
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-08-17 19:07 EDT by Ben Woodard
Modified: 2012-08-17 19:46 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2012-08-17 19:46:45 EDT
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Description Ben Woodard 2012-08-17 19:07:00 EDT
Description of problem:
Use the edit menu to paste as a quotation some text into a composition window. Then go up to the subject and use the standard X paste to dump some text into the subject window. Hit crtl-z to undo.


Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
evolution-3.4.3-2.fc17.x86_64

How reproducible:
always

Steps to Reproduce:
See above
  
Actual results:
It undoes the paste as quotation in the body window.

Expected results:
It undoes the paste into the subject window

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Comment 1 Matthew Barnes 2012-08-17 19:46:45 EDT
The undo framework lives in GtkHtml and only applies to the editing area.  Evolution extends the basic GtkHtml editor with email fields, but unfortunately GtkHtml's undo framework is not engineered to be extended to other widgets, and GtkHtml is no longer under development.

Once Evolution abandons GtkHtml for WebKit/GTK+ the situation might change.

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