Opened 12 years ago

Closed 12 years ago

#3787 closed defect (duplicate)

Clipboard bug after copying from about dialog.

Reported by: FatButtLarry Owned by:
Milestone: Component: pidgin (gtk)
Version: 2.2.2 Keywords:


After copying and pasting the Pidgin version number from "Help >> About", the Pidgin clipboard will revert to these contents upon close and reopen of a conversation window after copying new text to the clipboard from an outside application (Such as from the address bar of Firefox).

Steps to reproduce bug

  1. Open Pidgin
  2. Click Help >> About
  3. Highlight "Pidgin 2.2.2"
  4. Right Click >> Copy
  5. Paste into a conversation window
  6. Open a web browser.
  7. Highlight the text in the address bar
  8. Right Click >> Copy
  9. Switch to conversation window
  10. Right Click >> Paste (works)
  11. Close conversation window and reopen
  12. Right Click >> Paste (version number shows again)

Thanks for a great program. I love it.

OS: XP x86-64


Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 12 years ago by lschiere

  • Component changed from unclassified to pidgin (gtk)
  • Owner lschiere deleted

comment:2 Changed 12 years ago by datallah

  • Resolution set to duplicate
  • Status changed from new to closed

Duplicate of #3616

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