[Bug 54741] Re: New windows stealing focus -- and passwords?

jmspeex jean-marc.valin at usherbrooke.ca
Fri Sep 29 06:56:24 UTC 2006

Yes, that would make sense because if it's a modal dialog, you can't
type in the main application window anyway. That's the only case I see
where "stealing" the focus is OK, and it's not really stealing because
that's what a modal dialog does *by definition*.

The only question remaining is what would make sense when a new window
opens right where the mouse is currently located (assuming focus follows
mouse). My best guess would be to not give it focus until the mouse

New windows stealing focus -- and passwords?

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