Bug 82563 - Marking text in text field freezes the browser for a few secs
Summary: Marking text in text field freezes the browser for a few secs
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 80072
Alias: None
Product: konqueror
Classification: Applications
Component: general (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Platform: unspecified Linux
: NOR normal
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Konqueror Developers
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Reported: 2004-05-31 11:19 UTC by Jussi Ruokomaki
Modified: 2004-05-31 12:17 UTC (History)
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Description Jussi Ruokomaki 2004-05-31 11:19:10 UTC
Version:           3.2.2-6.0.1.kde Red Hat (using KDE 3.2.2-7.0.1.kde, Fedora Core release 1 (Yarrow))
Compiler:          gcc version 3.3.2 20031022 (Red Hat Linux 3.3.2-1)
OS:                Linux (i686) release 2.4.22-1.2174.nptl_37.rhfc1.atsmp

Whenever the user marks text in a text field (<input type="text">) or textarea the browsers freezes for about five seconds.

For example
- clicking somewhere in the text field or
- moving cursor or
- trying to mark characters after the text of the text field (-> no text marked)
do NOT freeze the browser. The freezing happens only if the text (or part of it) gets marked (i.e. background color changes etc).
Comment 1 Jussi Ruokomaki 2004-05-31 11:31:29 UTC
One more thing. Marking has to be done by mouse. If the user marks text with SHIFT key down everything works just fine.
Comment 2 Tommi Tervo 2004-05-31 12:17:40 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 80072 ***