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bug #41468: double-click any word on command window should select word

Submitted by:  Felipe G. Nievinski <fgnievinski>
Submitted on:  Wed 05 Feb 2014 09:13:17 PM UTC  
Category:  GUI Severity:  1 - Wish
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  Feature Request
Status:  Fixed Assigned to:  John Donoghue <lostbard>
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  Closed
Release:  3.8.0 Operating System:  Microsoft Windows

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Sat 19 Apr 2014 02:17:28 AM UTC, comment #5:

Pushed http://hg.savannah.gnu.org/hgweb/octave/rev/8b9e99c061f9 to gui-release

John Donoghue <lostbard>
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Fri 18 Apr 2014 07:08:20 PM UTC, comment #4:

Patch for adding double click (select word) and triple click (select line) in the windows GUI terminal.

(file #31210)

John Donoghue <lostbard>
Project MemberIn charge of this item.
Sun 09 Feb 2014 08:59:23 PM UTC, comment #3:

No, there is a unix qterminal and a win32 qterminal that have a common base interface but are implemented very differently.

Mike Miller <mtmiller>
Project Administrator
Sun 09 Feb 2014 08:57:06 PM UTC, comment #2:

isn't the same QTerminal used in all platforms?
if it's OS-specific, mintty would seem to be a good Windows-specific alternative:

Felipe G. Nievinski <fgnievinski>
Thu 06 Feb 2014 03:40:58 AM UTC, comment #1:

This does work in 3.8.0 on Linux, so may be specific to the Windows terminal used in the GUI.

Mike Miller <mtmiller>
Project Administrator
Wed 05 Feb 2014 09:13:17 PM UTC, original submission:

as it does in the editor

Felipe G. Nievinski <fgnievinski>


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file #31210:  winconclick.patch added by lostbard (6KiB - text/x-patch)


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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2014-04-19 lostbard StatusReady For Test => Fixed
        Open/ClosedOpen => Closed
    2014-04-19 lostbard StatusPatch Submitted => Ready For Test
    2014-04-18 lostbard Attached File- => Added winconclick.patch, #31210
        StatusNeed Info => Patch Submitted
        Assigned toNone => lostbard
    2014-02-06 mtmiller Severity3 - Normal => 1 - Wish
        StatusNone => Need Info
        Operating SystemAny => Microsoft Windows

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