Post invoice dialog default focus

Geert Janssens janssens-geert at
Thu Feb 11 10:13:42 EST 2010

On Wednesday 10 February 2010, Derek Atkins wrote:
> Geert Janssens <janssens-geert at> writes:
> > I'm not aware of this focus issue in the register. What is the problem
> > exactly ? (Link to ML archive of bug is ok too if it has been discussed
> > before...)
> I don't know if there's a bug# for it.
It turns out there is:
There were even two, but I marked one as a duplicate.

> I have gnucash set up to open
> registers in a new window (not a tab).  When I click to open a register
> for the first time focus isn't in the date field of the blank split.
> The blank split is highlighted, but if I type it doesn't go there
> (indeed it doesn't go anywhere).
> If I click into the date entry the the highlighting gets even darker and
> then I can type into it.
> If I tab a few times it ALSO will get focus into the date entry cell.
I have looked at it some already, but my knowledge in the 
register/plugins/page code is fairly limited and so is my time right now. But 
I'll have another look later.

I did manage to fix the focus issue in the post dialog already though.


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