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Bug 254672 - Active split doesn't change as expected when selecting lines using the "line numbers" area on the left.
Summary: Active split doesn't change as expected when selecting lines using the "line ...
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: editor
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Painting & Printing (show other bugs)
Version: 8.0.2
Hardware: PC Windows 8.1 x64
: P4 normal (vote)
Assignee: Miloslav Metelka
Depends on:
Reported: 2015-08-24 22:34 UTC by leonjanzen
Modified: 2015-08-25 11:20 UTC (History)
0 users

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Issue Type: DEFECT
Exception Reporter:

IDE log (35.98 KB, text/plain)
2015-08-24 22:34 UTC, leonjanzen

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Description leonjanzen 2015-08-24 22:34:04 UTC
When using the split screen view, if you highlight/select lines by dragging through the "line numbers" column on the left in the non-active split, it should become the active split, so that you can cut/copy/delete/duplicate those lines. But the split only becomes active if you select the same lines by highlighting/selecting them within the main window. It gets me every time.

Product Version = NetBeans IDE 8.0.2 (Build 201411181905)
Operating System = Windows 8 version 6.2 running on amd64
Java; VM; Vendor = 1.8.0_51
Runtime = Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM 25.51-b03
Comment 1 leonjanzen 2015-08-24 22:34:06 UTC
Created attachment 155597 [details]
IDE log
Comment 2 Jiri Kovalsky 2015-08-25 11:20:28 UTC
Reassigning for further evaluation.