Focus form entry onload in admlogin.html

Bug #266054 reported by Kiko-async on 2004-04-07
This bug affects 3 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
GNU Mailman
Mark Sapiro

Bug Description

I run quite a few mailing lists, and boy is it annoying
to have to click on each and every password box in the
administration login page. So here's a patch that fixes
the pages to use DOM-compliant javascript to focus the
field (which is provably harmless in JS-deprived


Kiko-async (kiko-async) wrote :
Kiko-async (kiko-async) wrote :

Tested and working locally:

Kink-users (kink-users) wrote :

I'd really like to "vote" for this patch, since the change
is very small but would make our life a bit easier.

Thijs Kinkhorst (kink) wrote :

This issue has been reported a number of times already with different patches along the same principle. Here's another one, this one has been included in the Debian/Ubuntu packages for years now.

Mark Sapiro (msapiro) wrote :

Also patched templates/ar/admlogin.html and the templates/ast/ and templates/el/ private.html and admlogin.html templates not included in the patch in comment #4.

Changed in mailman:
assignee: nobody → Mark Sapiro (msapiro)
milestone: 2.1-stable → 2.1.15
status: New → Fix Committed
Mark Sapiro (msapiro) on 2012-06-15
Changed in mailman:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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