[Phpmyadmin-devel] column reorder potential problem

Marc Delisle marc at infomarc.info
Mon Aug 15 19:06:03 CEST 2011

Aris Feryanto a écrit :
> Hi Marc,
>> From: Marc Delisle <marc at infomarc.info>
>> Aris Feryanto a écrit :
>>>>>> Do you mean selecting some text which is part of the data
>>>>>> rows?
>>>>> Yes, correct. Do you get the same problem?
>>>> No; however since the grid editing feature is there, when I
>>>> want to select text inside a data cell, the text is not
>>>> selected but when I release the mouse button, the grid editing
>>>> box opens. In this box I can select the text, whether or not a
>>>> checkbox is clicked.
>>> Oh, right. That is the case when we only select text in one cell.
>>> What I've tried before was selecting text more than one cell in a
>>> row.
>>> Should we handle such selection (e.g., using proposed method in 
>>> "clear_selection" branch in my git)? Or clarify that such text
>> selection
>>> cannot be done in order to enable the shift+click feature (i.e.,
>>> user must select the cells one by one)?
>> Aris, please tell me which of these problems the clear_selection
>> branch is fixing.
> The clear_selection branch fix the problem of selecting text in more
> than one data cell, after toggling a checkbox in the data row.
> It enables shift+click feature and text selection altogether by
> clearing the text selection when we do shift+click instead of
> completely disabling the text selection in <table>. But, the problem
> is the screen is a bit flickering after doing a shift+click in the
> data rows.

Well, the flickering is annoying but it's better than not being able to 
select after toggling a checkbox.

Marc Delisle

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