[Bug 187313] Re: [MASTER] right click (with button release) might activate random popup-menu-item

era era+launchpad.net at iki.fi
Sat Mar 21 19:49:05 UTC 2009


** Description changed:

  Binary package hint: firefox-3.0
  
  I am using firefox 3.0~b3~cvs20080101t1000+nobinonly-0ub
  when I right click on a link sometimes instead of popping up the normal right click menu one of these thing happens:
  - the link is automatically opened in a new window
  - the link is automatically opened in a new tab
  - the add to favourites menu appears
  - link properties are opened
  
  ==== Workaround ====
  
  Workaround: Install the Mouse Gestures plug-in
  https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/39 and restart Firefox.
  
- Please don't comment if workaround fixes the problem for you. Otherwise,
- give hints how to reproduce please!
+ Workaround 2: click and hold the right button until the menu appears,
+ then release the button over the menu item you want.
+ 
+ Please don't comment if either workaround fixes the problem for you.
+ Otherwise, give hints how to reproduce please!
  
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[MASTER] right click (with button release) might activate random popup-menu-item
https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/187313
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