Bug #10508

"z" key for zoom stop working in LT after photo remove/delete.

Added by Josef Rysanek about 5 years ago. Updated over 3 years ago.

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Open DT, none of photos is selected, hover your mouse over photos and press "z" key to zoom. It's working.
Select some photo, delete it (from disk or collection doesn't matter), hover mouse over photos and it's not working.
Zoom (as after DT open) will work again when you select (mouse click) some photo.

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Revision 4f668bb2 (diff)
Added by Pascal Obry about 5 years ago

Grab focus of main area when the mouse enter it.

After clicking on the left panel or rigth panel, the next key-events
are redirected to those panels. For example after selecting a metadata
entry, moving over the lightable and pusing 'z' (full preview) won't
work. Actually the 'z' is enterred into the metadata entry. The same
applies to all actions on the side panels.

Fixes #10508


#1 Updated by Pascal Obry about 5 years ago

  • System changed from Mac OS X to all
  • % Done changed from 0 to 10
  • Target version set to Candidate for next major release
  • Assignee set to Pascal Obry
  • Status changed from New to Confirmed

reproduced on linux.

#2 Updated by Pascal Obry about 5 years ago

  • % Done changed from 10 to 20
  • Assignee deleted (Pascal Obry)
  • Status changed from Confirmed to Triaged

This is because the lighttable widget is not selected anymore and is not receiving the keys. by just clicking on the ligttable (anywhere, even on an empty area) makes the z key working again. I'm not sure how this could be fixed, passing to someone else.

#3 Updated by Pascal Obry about 5 years ago

  • Assignee set to Pascal Obry

After all, pull-request created to fix this:

#4 Updated by Anonymous about 5 years ago

  • % Done changed from 20 to 100
  • Status changed from Triaged to Fixed

#5 Updated by Pascal Obry over 3 years ago

  • % Done changed from 100 to 50
  • Status changed from Fixed to In Progress

Back to open. Fix reverted as it introduced a bad behavior.

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