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Re: problem with javascript show/hide details control on main tr page

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 16 Oct 2009 08:59:37 -0500
To: John Arwe <johnarwe@us.ibm.com>
Message-Id: <B88BC3BF-9D2C-4030-89FE-BA474DDD12CC@w3.org>
Cc: site-comments@w3.org

On 16 Oct 2009, at 7:32 AM, John Arwe wrote:

> http://www.w3.org/TR/
> Firefox 3.5.3 (doubt this matters, but never hurts to include it)  
> with Javascript enabled
> 1. Navigate to page, click on Show Details radio button (so it is  
> now selected) - sections expand, fine.
> 2. Click on All Standards and Drafts header (exact position doesn't  
> appear to matter much, point is to be high enough on the page to  
> search the content).
> 3. Type the string "sml" (leave off the quotes I used as delimiters  
> here).  In Firefox, this searches the text of the page.
> As soon as you type the "s", the "show details" radio button is  
> toggled (details collapse, although that radio button remains  
> selected).  Since SML appears in none of the headers, the search  
> fails.  (It might fail anyway because of how the Details content is  
> built, but that's a separate issue.)
> The same behavior results of FF search is invoked via CTL-F + "sml"  
> instead.
> This is going to make it all that much harder for folks to find  
> content even when they know the right TLAs.
> Best Regards, John

Hi John,

Thanks for the comment. We've made a fix; let me know if you still  
experience the issue.

  _ Ian
Ian Jacobs (ij@w3.org)    http://www.w3.org/People/Jacobs/
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Received on Friday, 16 October 2009 13:59:48 UTC

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