Opened on 10/01/2015 at 04:35:08 AM

Closed on 11/09/2015 at 03:05:02 PM

Last modified on 11/16/2015 at 11:50:38 AM

#3144 closed defect (fixed)

Can't use / (forward slash) when composing filter

Reported by: Gingerbread Man Assignee: trev
Priority: Unknown Milestone: Adblock-Plus-2.6.12-for-Firefox
Module: Adblock-Plus-for-Firefox Keywords:
Cc: greiner, mapx, trev Blocked By:
Blocking: Platform: Firefox
Ready: yes Confidential: no
Tester: Unknown Verified working: no
Review URL(s):

Description (last modified by greiner)


Firefox 41.0.1
Adblock Plus 2.6.11

Firefox 44.0a1 (2015-09-30)
Adblock Plus

How to reproduce

  1. Click the Adblock Plus icon and choose Filter Preferences.
  2. Click the Custom Filters tab.
  3. Click the Add Filter button.
  4. Type / on your keyboard.

Observed behavior

The Quick Find bar opens and filter composition is cancelled.

Expected behavior

The Quick Find bar shouldn't open and / should appear in the filter composition box.

Forum thread

What to change

Capture key presses in "filter-search.js" for the keys ' and /. Those are hardcoded in findbar.xml to trigger the Find As You Type (FAYT) functionality even if the accessibility.typeaheadfind preference is set to false.

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Change History (8)

comment:1 Changed on 10/01/2015 at 06:11:52 AM by mapx

  • Cc greiner mapx added

comment:2 Changed on 10/01/2015 at 11:01:37 AM by greiner

  • Cc trev added
  • Description modified (diff)

Added "What to change" section to get this ticket to ready state.

comment:3 Changed on 10/05/2015 at 09:45:50 AM by trev

  • Ready set

comment:4 Changed on 10/05/2015 at 10:19:43 AM by greiner

  • Owner set to greiner

comment:5 Changed on 10/05/2015 at 11:30:46 AM by greiner

  • Review URL(s) modified (diff)
  • Status changed from new to reviewing

comment:6 Changed on 11/06/2015 at 08:32:00 PM by trev

  • Owner changed from greiner to trev
  • Review URL(s) modified (diff)

Let's try a different approach.

comment:7 Changed on 11/09/2015 at 03:05:02 PM by trev

  • Milestone set to Adblock-Plus-for-Firefox-next
  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from reviewing to closed

comment:8 Changed on 11/16/2015 at 11:50:38 AM by trev

  • Milestone changed from Adblock-Plus-for-Firefox-next to Adblock-Plus-2.6.12-for-Firefox

Adblock Plus 2.6.12 is being released from branch, this change is part of it.

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