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Bug 237904 - Patch for: [Breadcrumbs] Show the packagename for leftmost type
Summary: Patch for: [Breadcrumbs] Show the packagename for leftmost type
Alias: None
Product: java
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Navigation (show other bugs)
Version: 8.0
Hardware: PC Windows 7
: P3 normal (vote)
Assignee: markiewb
Depends on:
Reported: 2013-11-01 20:55 UTC by markiewb
Modified: 2014-07-26 10:21 UTC (History)
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Proposed patch (1.87 KB, patch)
2013-11-01 20:58 UTC, markiewb
Details | Diff
Patch in action (40.77 KB, image/png)
2013-11-01 20:58 UTC, markiewb

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Description markiewb 2013-11-01 20:55:03 UTC
ACTUAL: breadcrumbs bar shows the simple name of the topmost type (class/interface/enum...)

EXPECTED: breadcrumbs bar shows the fully qualified name of the topmost type. This is useful when you are in "Show only editor" mode.
Comment 1 markiewb 2013-11-01 20:58:06 UTC
Created attachment 141789 [details]
Proposed patch

I like to propose a patch to solve this RFE. Please review and commit!

The patch introduces the display of the package name for the topmost type in the breadcrumbs bar.
Comment 2 markiewb 2013-11-01 20:58:22 UTC
Created attachment 141790 [details]
Patch in action
Comment 3 markiewb 2014-07-06 00:07:51 UTC
Please review the patch.
Comment 4 Dusan Balek 2014-07-08 12:35:30 UTC
Fixed in jet-main.
Comment 5 Quality Engineering 2014-07-09 02:48:21 UTC
Integrated into 'main-silver', will be available in build *201407090001* on (upload may still be in progress)

User: Dusan Balek <>
Log: Issue #237904: [Breadcrumbs] Show the packagename for leftmost type - fixed.
Comment 6 markiewb 2014-07-26 10:21:27 UTC

Product Version: NetBeans IDE Dev (Build 201407260001)
Updates: Updates available
Java: 1.8.0_05; Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM 25.5-b02
Runtime: Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment 1.8.0_05-b13
System: Windows 7 version 6.1 running on amd64; Cp1252; en_US (nb)