[lazarus] Editor Options - Color problem

Tony Maro tony at maro.net
Mon Nov 10 19:54:49 EST 2003

BoBo BoBo wrote:

> Hi,
> I have noticed that the Environment->Editor Options->Color
> dialog "Element" listbox behaves a little strange sometimes.
> Using my mouse to select the elements sometimes the selection
> just jumps to the first element and stays there instead of selecting
> the item I clicked on.
> It seems that all clicks there are working in a way that at first the
> very first item is highlighted in the listbox and only after that it will
> highlight the item where the click actually happened (hapens really
> fast though). But sometimes this second highlighting is not
> happening leaving my mouse where I clicked but highlighting the
> first element in the listbox.
> It is not at all hard to reproduce this behaviour on my machine,
> I need only 5-10 clicks in the listbox to get it.
> I have VMWare, Mandrake 9.1, KDE.
> Anyone else has this small glitch?

All listboxes in GTK sometimes do weird things like this.  Apparently 
GTK sends the events out of order sometimes.

I'm not aware that anyone has a solution yet...?


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