New project: Link to "licensing policies" could open in new tab

Bug #621471 reported by Andreas Sommer on 2010-08-20
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Launchpad itself
Chris Johnston

Bug Description

When creating a new project, the link to the "Licensing policies" on page 2 should open in a new tab. Else, one would have to resend the data when clicking the back button.

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Curtis Hovey (sinzui) wrote :

I am not sure we want to do this, opening a tab/window is a surpising behaviour and many users believe it is invasive.

affects: launchpad → launchpad-registry
Changed in launchpad-registry:
importance: Undecided → Low
status: New → Triaged
summary: - New project: Link to "licensing policies" should open in new tab
+ New project: Link to "licensing policies" could open in new tab
tags: added: feature ui
Curtis Hovey (sinzui) wrote :

We want to use the new-window sprite to indicate the link will open a new window/tab

tags: added: projects
Curtis Hovey (sinzui) on 2012-07-01
tags: added: trivial
Changed in launchpad:
assignee: nobody → Chris Johnston (cjohnston)
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
Launchpad QA Bot (lpqabot) wrote :
tags: added: qa-needstesting
William Grant (wgrant) on 2014-04-15
tags: added: qa-ok
removed: qa-needstesting
William Grant (wgrant) on 2014-04-16
Changed in launchpad:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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