[texworks] Bug when marking text

Stefan Löffler st.loeffler at gmail.com
Tue Oct 18 13:00:20 CEST 2011


On 2011-10-18 12:00, Arno Trautmann wrote:
> I experience some strange behaviour when marking text using the
> keyboard: If the cursor is, say, at the end of a line, and I press
> Shift and hit Home, the whole line is marked – but invisible! Only the
> first letter is still visible, correctly highlighted blue. This does
> not change until I press any other key, then the whole line is
> correctly visible. That is very annoying when editing a document, as
> you surely can imagine …
> Is this fixable with the information I'm giving? I'm running TeXworks
> 0.5 r.939 from svn on a x86_64 Arch Linux with fluxbox.

Strange, I haven't seen this behavior before. What version of Qt do you
use / was used for building? Preferably from Help > Email to mailing
list..., or alternatively from Help > About TeXworks.
This seems to be (at least partially) a Qt bug, that's why I'm asking.


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