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Fixed  Standard editor button in conversations stops working after refresh

Luke F

Well-known member
#1
Steps to reproduce:

  1. Using Firefox 3.6 on Windows (haven't tested anything else), start a conversation with someone
  2. Go to the new conversation
  3. Use the toolbar button to switch to the standard editor - it will work fine
  4. Refresh the page (using just F5, not Ctrl+F5)
  5. Try to use the standard editor button again - AJAX loading indicator appears and disappears, but the WYSIWYG editor remains in place.
This happens both on xenforo.com and on my test forum (RC2). I haven't verified if only conversations are affected.
 

Brogan

XenForo moderator
Staff member
#2
Weirdly enough I just encountered that when doing some testing related to your editor buttons add-on, on an unmodified site I might add.

It seemed to be a bit intermittant from what I could tell, sometimes working, sometimes not.
 

Mike

XenForo developer
Staff member
#5
Without looking into the specifics, I would actually consider this to be a really annoying FF bug. It is most likely down to the way FF does form caching. I'm not sure what it's caching though.
 

Mike

XenForo developer
Staff member
#6
Fixed now, had to remove the "disabled" attribute on unload. Note that FF still caches form values on a refresh, and as such can leave things in a slightly weird state - this is just what it does and it's not really feasible to work around it.