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Bug 154023 - Double click no longer launches external browser
Double click no longer launches external browser
Product: java
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Javadoc
All All
: P3 (vote)
: 6.x
Assigned To: Stanislav Aubrecht
: 154701 (view as bug list)
Depends on:
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Reported: 2008-11-27 14:06 UTC by pjulien
Modified: 2009-02-19 21:10 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Issue Type: DEFECT


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Description pjulien 2008-11-27 14:06:52 UTC
Search for a javadoc symbol using say using shift+F1.  A document window opens up with a result list and a content pane.
 Previously, double clicking on a result item would open the content pane in an external browser, this is no longer the
case starting with NetBeans 6.5
Comment 1 Jan Pokorsky 2008-12-01 15:45:51 UTC
The regression was caused by fixing issue 114175 ( 
Comment 2 Stanislav Aubrecht 2008-12-02 07:35:53 UTC

Comment 3 Quality Engineering 2008-12-03 05:57:29 UTC
Integrated into 'main-golden', will be available in build *200812030201* on (upload may still be in progress)
User: S. Aubrecht <>
Log: #154023 - Double click no longer launches external browser
Comment 4 Jan Pokorsky 2008-12-05 11:18:28 UTC
*** Issue 154701 has been marked as a duplicate of this issue. ***
Comment 5 Jiri Prox 2008-12-05 14:02:30 UTC
Regression in the javadoc functionality -> candidate for patch 2
Comment 6 Jiri Prox 2009-01-13 10:52:51 UTC
verified in
Product Version: NetBeans IDE Dev (Build 20090112033331)
Java: 1.6.0_11; Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM 11.0-b16
System: Linux version 2.6.24-23-generic running on i386; UTF-8; en_US (nb)
Comment 7 pgebauer 2009-01-13 16:28:51 UTC
The fix has been ported into the release65_fixes repository.

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