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Item8582: TinyMCEPlugin editor copies current topic onto the Primary Selection

Priority: CurrentState: AppliesTo: Component: WaitingFor:
Normal Confirmed Extension TinyMCEPlugin  
On Linux / X-windows (Recreated on KDE and Gnome) the TinyMCE Editor appears to copy the entire edited topic onto the "Primary Selection" buffer, equivalent to highlighting text in a window. This replaces anything placed into the selection buffer from another window, and the user will end up pasting the topic into itself if they use the middle-button (or chord) paste into the TinyMCE edit window.

The problem does not occur with the Clipboard (Ctrl-C / Ctrl-V) only the selection buffer.

-- GeorgeClark - 21 Feb 2010

Messing around in the js console, confirmed that it is possible to enable/disable the MCE editor at their demo site (3.3b2) without contaminating the select buffer.

TODO: Test setContent()

-- PaulHarvey - 21 Feb 2010

Confirmed, added note under "Known Issues"

-- PaulHarvey - 30 Jun 2010
 

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Summary TinyMCEPlugin editor copies current topic onto the Primary Selection
ReportedBy GeorgeClark
Codebase 1.0.9, trunk
SVN Range
AppliesTo Extension
Component TinyMCEPlugin
Priority Normal
CurrentState Confirmed
WaitingFor
Checkins
TargetRelease n/a
ReleasedIn
Topic revision: r4 - 30 Aug 2010, GeorgeClark
 
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