[kde-linux] [opensuse-kde] Re: Deleting the Selection

Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. bss at iguanasuicide.net
Fri Jul 10 16:10:59 UTC 2009

In <200907101351.44361.cannewilson at googlemail.com>, Anne Wilson wrote:
>On Friday 10 July 2009 02:39:54 Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. wrote:
>> In <200907091100.49114.bss at iguanasuicide.net>,
>> Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. wrote:
>> >In <200907090118.35505.shaforostoff at kde.ru>, Nick Shaforostoff wrote:
>> >>On Четверг 09 июля 2009 01:08:14 Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. wrote:
>> >>> A. (Must be a KMail user)
>> >>>    1. Start kmail or kontact.  (If using kontact, switch to the Mail
>> >>> component.)
>> >>>    2. Choose "Settings" -> "Configure KMail..." from the Menu Bar.
>> >>>    3. Click on any identity.
>> >>>    4. Prepare your eyes, you must watch the next dialog quickly.
>> >>>    5. Click "Modify..."
>> >>>
>> >>> OMGWTF! It auto-selected and deleted my "Full Name".
>> >>>
>> >>> Again, can anyone confirm?  Perhaps this is fixed in 4.3; I'm still
>> >>> using 4.2.x on both openSUSE and Debian.
>> >>
>> >>i can't.
>> >>does this reproducible for you on your both machines?
>> >
>> >I'm thinking it must be some hidden configuration issue.  I'll try
>> > creating a new user and seeing if the behavior persists.  I will
>> > report back.
>> I created a brand-new user.
>> [snip: And, the problem still occrus.]
>> So, I can confirm it is NOT one of my personal user settings.
>> I'm thinking I should file a bug @ bugs.kde.org.  Does anyone have any
>> suggestions for what I need to include in the bug report?
>> I can reproduce this *perfectly*.  This extends
>> to the KMail compose window, so it is not *just* a QLineEdit/KLineEdit
>> problem.
>I can only say that if only you are experiencing it, it's unlikely to be a
> KDE bug.  Surely someone else would have seen it?

I experience it on two rather distinct distributions on two rather different 
sets of hardware and can reproduce it perfectly on both.  Neither the X nor 
Qt versions are the same, but the KDE version is.  I don't see how it 
*can't* be a KDE bug.
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