EESchema zooms too far on the reference number when running a symbol search

Bug #1799436 reported by Art on 2018-10-23
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This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
KiCad
Undecided
Jeff Young

Bug Description

Logically you would expect the focus to be on the part and zoom level remain the same as before the search. Now if you search for a symbol you get giant letters of the reference designator fill the screen.

Application: kicad
Version: (6.0.0-rc1-dev-990-g0f247264f), release build
Libraries:
    wxWidgets 3.0.3
    libcurl/7.54.1 OpenSSL/1.0.2l zlib/1.2.11 libssh2/1.8.0 nghttp2/1.23.1 librtmp/2.3
Platform: Windows 8 (build 9200), 64-bit edition, 64 bit, Little endian, wxMSW
Build Info:
    wxWidgets: 3.0.3 (wchar_t,wx containers,compatible with 2.8)
    Boost: 1.60.0
    OpenCASCADE Community Edition: 6.8.0
    Curl: 7.54.1
    Compiler: GCC 7.1.0 with C++ ABI 1011

Build settings:
    USE_WX_GRAPHICS_CONTEXT=OFF
    USE_WX_OVERLAY=OFF
    KICAD_SCRIPTING=ON
    KICAD_SCRIPTING_MODULES=ON
    KICAD_SCRIPTING_PYTHON3=OFF
    KICAD_SCRIPTING_WXPYTHON=ON
    KICAD_SCRIPTING_ACTION_MENU=ON
    BUILD_GITHUB_PLUGIN=ON
    KICAD_USE_OCE=ON
    KICAD_USE_OCC=OFF
    KICAD_SPICE=ON

Jeff Young (jeyjey) wrote :

@Art, are you still seeing this? The zoom doesn't change for me (on OSX).

@Devs, anyone else seeing this on MSW?

Yes, I see that.
However it happens to me only in hierarchical schematics, if the item found is inside an other sheet.

Jeff Young (jeyjey) on 2018-11-04
Changed in kicad:
status: New → Confirmed
assignee: nobody → Jeff Young (jeyjey)
milestone: none → 5.1.0
KiCad Janitor (kicad-janitor) wrote :

Fixed in revision fec8ab372e5c5bcb3c0bbedf9579c1e6d638ca0d
https://git.launchpad.net/kicad/patch/?id=fec8ab372e5c5bcb3c0bbedf9579c1e6d638ca0d

Changed in kicad:
status: Confirmed → Fix Committed
Changed in kicad:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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