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Cursor error typing into end of paragraph with Ibus Malayalam Swanalekha
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Description

Steps to reproduce: Take a page with a single paragraph of English text. Click just after the last character of the paragraph. Type some text in Malayalam. Close the input method by selecting an input option.

Symptom: The cursor moves one grapheme cluster back, i.e. one position before the end of the text you've just typed.

This doesn't happen in Firefox.


Version: unspecified
Severity: normal
OS: Linux
See Also:
https://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=51511

Details

Reference
bz54057

Event Timeline

bzimport raised the priority of this task from to Normal.Nov 22 2014, 2:11 AM
bzimport set Reference to bz54057.
dchan created this task.Sep 12 2013, 3:01 AM
dchan added a comment.Sep 12 2013, 3:33 AM

Furthermore, Cursor position goes haywire just typing at the end of a paragraph using the Google phonetic Malayalam IME as a Chromium extension.

Change 176192 had a related patch set uploaded (by Divec):
Use complex change logic if there are changes not at the selection

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/176192

Patch-For-Review

Change 176192 merged by jenkins-bot:
Use complex change logic if there are changes not at the selection

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/176192

Diffusion mentioned this in Unknown Object (Diffusion Commit).Nov 27 2014, 12:59 AM
Jdforrester-WMF moved this task from Freezer to Q4 on the VisualEditor board.Nov 27 2014, 12:59 AM
Jdforrester-WMF renamed this task from VisualEditor: Cursor error typing into end of paragraph with Ibus Malayalam Swanalekha to Cursor error typing into end of paragraph with Ibus Malayalam Swanalekha.Nov 29 2014, 2:12 AM
Jdforrester-WMF set Security to None.