Re: [code][textadept] drop file issue

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Mon, 6 Aug 2018 10:26:49 -0400 (EDT)

Hi Gabriel,

On Mon, 6 Aug 2018, Gabriel Dubatti wrote:

> Hi Mitchell,
> El 04/08/2018 a las 09:41, Mitchell escribió:
>> Hi Gabriel,
>> On Fri, 3 Aug 2018, Gabriel Dubatti wrote:
>>> Hi Mitchell,
>>>     I noticed that if you have the screen divided into two views and drop
>>> a
>>> file in the view that is not the current one, after opening that file the
>>> cursor remains in the other view and if you type something, that text
>>> enters
>>> where the cursor is but you can't move around using the cursor keys (the
>>> arrows seem to affect the view where you dropped the file).
>>>     See the attached picture (the file was dropped in the left panel).
>>>     Can you reproduce this?
>>>     Tested on TA10.0 + windows 7 with an empty init.lua file.
>>>     I think I saw the same behavior on TA9 too, but I though it was my
>>> code.
>> Thanks for the report. I don't have ready access to a Windows box right
>> now, but will report back to you with a fix if I can reproduce this issue.
>> Cheers,
>> Mitchell
> Tested again on WIndows and the issue is the same as on Linux: it seems that
> the problem it's not the drop per se, but "the window activation" in the
> middle of the drop sequence.
> To reproduce it, you need to activate TA from the dock while dropping the
> file.

Thanks. With your help I can trigger the issue on my Linux box. I'll look into a solution.


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