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Re: Repo-browser file rename graphics bug from left pane only

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 15 Oct 2013 21:15:30 +0200

On 15.10.2013 15:03, Simon Large wrote:
> On 15 October 2013 02:39, Don Lucas <dlucas_at_dekaresearch.com
> <mailto:dlucas_at_dekaresearch.com>> wrote:
> Hi -
> I frequently use Repo-browser to rename files and directories in my
> repository and there is a recurring graphics problem that I would
> like to report, if it is indeed a TortoiseSVN Repo-browser graphics
> problem. The problem occurs on both Windows 7/64 machines that I
> use regularly and they are different brands, different processors,
> different graphics controllers, etc so I think that it is not likely
> to be a graphics driver issue. I believe that it has been this way
> for a long time, although for the record, I am currently using the
> latest release of TortoiseSVN 1.8.2, Build 24708 - 64 Bit ,
> 2013/08/27 19:20:39. I do seem to recall this being a problem for
> several years now, though.
> If I right click on a directory name in the left pane of the
> Repo-browser window (important, the problem doesn't occur if you
> rename from the right pane), the current name of that directory
> appears in inverse video. So far, so good. Next, if I wiggle the
> mouse either above or below the highlighted directory name, or
> sometimes to the far left of the highlighted text area or to the far
> right of the high-lighted text area, the text starts switching from
> inverse video to normal video and back and forth. After one or more
> times that it has switched, it starts showing the filename as white
> characters on a white background and they are now invisible. If I
> click once on the filename, it will usually show back up again, but
> then as I move the mouse with arrow keys or re-click on a different
> spot of the filename, it will switch back to invisible characters so
> that I can no longer see the file name. The filename is not gone,
> just invisible. If I am very careful with the arrow keys, I can
> navigate the invisible text to get to where I want to go to fix a
> typo or otherwise change the directory name.
> Again, this problem only occurs on the left pane of the repo-browser
> window. The right pane works as expected and, obviously, I could
> choose to only rename from the rightmost pane and avoid this
> problem, but since it has been present for quite a long time, I
> thought that I would turn it in as a bug.
> Does anyone else ever see this? I searched the user mailing list
> archives in a number of different ways, but didn't see this
> previously reported.
> Yes I can confirm this behaviour on Win 7 with 1.8.1.

Opened issue #579 for this:


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