[touchpad/horizontal] GEdit naturally opens with word wrapping turned on so the test is impossible

Bug #991259 reported by Jeff Lane on 2012-04-29
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Bug Description

When the touchpad/horizontal test runs, it opens GEdit with a presumably very long line, setting us up for horizontal scrolling. However, GEdit opens with word-wrapping turned on, which means the test is impossible to perform if the tester doesn't know to perform the additional steps of opening GEdit preferences and de-selecting the word wrapping option, then attempting the horizontal scrolling action.

Need to either disable word-wrapping automatically some how, or find a better way (perhaps create a popup window with a horizontal scroll bar for this test.

Daniel Manrique (roadmr) wrote :

I'll set this a duplicate, as this is fixed in the bug I'll link to.

Changed in checkbox:
status: New → Invalid
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