Bug 990161 - Changing language does not work on iPad
Changing language does not work on iPad
Product: JBoss Enterprise Portal Platform 6
Classification: JBoss
Component: Portal (Show other bugs)
Unspecified Unspecified
unspecified Severity unspecified
: ER05
: 6.1.0
Assigned To: Matt Wringe
Dominik Pospisil
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Reported: 2013-07-30 09:50 EDT by Filip Kiss
Modified: 2013-11-04 20:28 EST (History)
3 users (show)

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white screen after saving chnges (391.54 KB, image/png)
2013-07-30 09:51 EDT, Filip Kiss
no flags Details
you cannot mark another language in the list (241.47 KB, image/png)
2013-07-30 09:58 EDT, Filip Kiss
no flags Details

External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
JBoss Issue Tracker GTNPORTAL-3230 Major Resolved 508 compliancy changes doesn't properly 'hide' elements for rtl languages 2014-07-31 09:28:38 EDT

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Description Filip Kiss 2013-07-30 09:50:22 EDT
Description of problem:
When you try to change language (does not matter which) on iPad, there is white screen (see image in attachment). Refreshing browser did not help.

Additional info:
iOS 5.1
Comment 2 Filip Kiss 2013-07-30 09:51:58 EDT
Created attachment 780682 [details]
white screen after saving chnges
Comment 3 Filip Kiss 2013-07-30 09:58:09 EDT
Created attachment 780683 [details]
you cannot mark another language in the list

After white screen, if you go back and try to choose another language from the list - it is not possible. Items cannot be marked.
Comment 5 Filip Kiss 2013-08-07 08:58:51 EDT
I just got into hands iPhone 5 with iOS 6.1.2 and I have experienced the same behavior.
Comment 6 JBoss JIRA Server 2013-08-08 17:17:46 EDT
Matt Wringe <mwringe@redhat.com> made a comment on jira GTNPORTAL-3230

Branch with fix available at https://github.com/mwringe/gatein-portal/tree/GTNPORTAL-3230 also include similar issues with other mobile components.

It would be good if Lucas can look this over and confirm it wont mess up any 508 compliance issues.
Comment 7 JBoss JIRA Server 2013-08-12 15:29:03 EDT
Matt Wringe <mwringe@redhat.com> made a comment on jira GTNPORTAL-3230

It may be best to move away from the FIR replacement method (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fahrner_Image_Replacement) with phark method (eg the large indent values) and use something more sane (text-indent: 105%; overflow:hidden; white-space: nowrap). This should improve performance and let me remove a nasty hack I had to add for android 2.3 support (which needs to be updated anyways since it currently specifies the android version and not the browser version or type).

Will need Lucas feedback to see how screen readers could potentially be affect.

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