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Bug 1808 - Strange cursor in german wikipedia and with mozilla browsers
Strange cursor in german wikipedia and with mozilla browsers
Product: Wikimedia
Classification: Unclassified
Bugzilla (Other open bugs)
PC Windows XP
: Normal trivial (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Reported: 2005-04-03 14:31 UTC by Santiago Matamoros
Modified: 2005-04-04 22:39 UTC (History)
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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Santiago Matamoros 2005-04-03 14:31:18 UTC
In the german wikipedia the cursor in the input field looks strange.
The cursor seems to have a little dot on the left side, almost looking like a cross.
It occours at least in all versions of mozilla firefox from 0.5 to 1.0.1.
I was not able to reproduce it in IE or Opera. I never saw this on any other
site (including Wikipedia in other languages). 
Is this a browser bug, a stylesheet bug or even inteded? 

See also
for a picture of the effect and a description in German.
Comment 1 Brion Vibber 2005-04-04 22:39:04 UTC
Not a bug; this indicates writing direction and will sometimes be displayed when editing 
unicode text. It's not under our control anyway; it's either an operating system GUI library 
or browser feature.

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