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Code Editor not being recognised as input field on iPad Safari (need upstream iOS support)
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I tried editing a module today on Wikipedia, only to find that Safari for iPad 4 doesn't seem to recognise the Code Editor as an input field, hence the keyboard doesn't come up. I'm using iOS 7.0.2 on an iPad 4 with Safari.


Version: master
Severity: normal
OS: other
Platform: Tablet PC

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bzimport raised the priority of this task from to Low.Nov 22 2014, 2:36 AM
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brion added a comment.Oct 5 2013, 5:29 PM

Upstream issue: https://github.com/ajaxorg/ace/issues/37

Looks like the branch for iOS support hasn't gotten kept up to date; so somebody'll need to give it some love.

As a workaround, tap on the "/*" button on the toolbar to disable the syntax highlighting editor and go back to a plain <textarea>. Not pretty, but you can edit.

TheDJ added a comment.Jun 23 2014, 9:14 AM
  • Bug 66970 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
TheDJ moved this task from Backlog to Reported Upstream on the Upstream board.Mar 15 2015, 5:30 PM
Numbermaniac updated the task description. (Show Details)Mar 17 2015, 7:11 AM
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Seems some basic support has been added such as scrolling support.

https://github.com/ajaxorg/ace/pull/2555

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