[Qt-creator] cursor position memory

Cristian Tibirna tibirna at kde.org
Wed Oct 1 20:16:07 CEST 2014

On Wednesday 01 October 2014 19:57:33 you wrote:
> Hi Christian,
> On Wed, Oct 1, 2014 at 6:34 PM, Cristian Tibirna <tibirna at kde.org> wrote:
> > I didn't try to debug this, but the master, since a few days (a week?)
> > seems
> > to "feature" a desynchronization between the current cursor position and
> > the
> > last position memorized for mouse wheeling.
> > 
> > I write at the current position, then I just try to wheel up or down. The
> > viewport of the editor jumps wildly and I am become confused as to where I
> > was. The insertion cursor is still placed where it was, but potentially
> > completely out of the current viewport.
> Just in case: AFAIK the editor has never change the cursor position when
> scrolling around. Of course it shouldn't 'jump wildly', but the cursor
> position is only changed via cursor keys, clicking or PgUp/PgDown not by
> scrolling (either using the wheel or the scrollbar).
> So it was always possible to view code and have the insertion cursor out of
> the visible area.
> Andreas

I know this. It's just that the "wild jumping" half-makes my brain expect that 
it moved. It does not.

Cristian Tibirna
KDE developer .. tibirna at kde.org .. http://www.kde.org

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