Bug 6288 - Debugger inspection popup does not track mouse hover sanely
Summary: Debugger inspection popup does not track mouse hover sanely
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: Debugger ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: PC Mac OS
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jeffrey Stedfast
Depends on:
Reported: 2012-07-25 19:00 UTC by Alan McGovern
Modified: 2013-12-05 18:34 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Is this bug a regression?: ---
Last known good build:

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Description Alan McGovern 2012-07-25 19:00:33 UTC
I haven't tracked this issue down 100% yet, but the basic problem is that sometimes the debugger hover popup shows a variable other than the one I am currently hovering over.

I think this can be triggered by placing the caret in variable 'foo' and then hovering over variable 'bar'. Or maybe it's if you double click on 'foo' to highlight that text and then hover over 'bar'. In one (or both) of those scenarios, you end up viewing the details for 'foo' instead of 'bar'.

There may be other ways to trigger this issue. If I find more I'll update the bug.
Comment 1 Jeffrey Stedfast 2012-10-19 16:34:26 UTC
marking as NEEDINFO in the meantime
Comment 2 PJ 2013-11-19 17:04:42 UTC
This bug has been in the NEEDINFO state with no changes for the last 90 days. Can we put this back into the NEW or CONFIRMED state, or are we still awaiting response?

If there is no change in the status of this bug over the next two weeks, this bug will be marked as NORESPONSE.
Comment 3 PJ 2013-12-05 18:34:51 UTC
This bug has not been changed from the NEEDINFO state since my previous comment, marking as RESOLVED NORESPONSE.

Please feel free to REOPEN this bug at any time if you are still experiencing the issue. Please add the requested information and set the bug back to the NEW (or CONFIRMED) state.