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Bug #1414

Enlarged Description Field Covers up Entry Buttons

Added by Nina Brundke 11 months ago. Updated 4 months ago.

Status:
Closed
Priority:
Low
Assignee:
-
Category:
UI
Target version:
Start date:
2020-11-24
Estimated time:
Found in version:

Description

With the new update, it is possible to enlarge the description field until it covers the entry buttons. In that case they can't be used until the size of the field is reduced again.

We also tried to ask at Stackoverflow: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/66677704/positioning-adjacent-text-area-above-leaflet-map


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Description field.png (226 KB) Description field.png Nina Brundke, 2020-11-24 14:00

History

#1

Updated by Alexander Watzinger 11 months ago

  • Target version set to 6.0.0
  • Status changed from New to Acknowledged
  • Category set to UI

Can confirm, thanks for reporting.

#2

Updated by Alexander Watzinger 11 months ago

  • Found in version changed from 6.0.0 to 5.5.0
  • Assignee set to Christoph Hoffmann
  • Status changed from Acknowledged to Assigned

This bug seems to have exist before but wasn't that obvious because the buttons were positioned more to the left in former versions, see e.g. in 5.5.1: https://demo.openatlas.eu/source/insert

The culprit seems to be the absolute positioning in /static/css/style.css

.table-cell textarea {
    z-index: 1;
    position: absolute;
}

If I remember correctly we implemented this because otherwise an expanded textarea would vanish below the map at e.g. place insert. Assigning to Christoph because I'm out of my depth there.

#3

Updated by Alexander Watzinger 11 months ago

  • Target version changed from 6.0.0 to 5.6.0
#4

Updated by Alexander Watzinger 11 months ago

  • Target version changed from 5.6.0 to 6.0.0
#5

Updated by Alexander Watzinger 9 months ago

I noticed also that in forms that don't have a big description field (e.g. value types, see: https://demo-dev.openatlas.eu/types/insert/21160) the fixed label size:

label[for="description"] {
    height: 8em;
}

which seems to prevent the buttons from vanishing below larger description fields, is making a large gap in the form.

Again the culprit seems to be the absolute positioning which seems to make more problems than it solves.

#6

Updated by Alexander Watzinger 7 months ago

  • Target version changed from 6.0.0 to 6.1.0
#7

Updated by Alexander Watzinger 7 months ago

  • Description updated (diff)
#8

Updated by Alexander Watzinger 6 months ago

  • Target version changed from 6.1.0 to 6.2.0

Moving to next release to not block 6.1.0 release.

#9

Updated by Alexander Watzinger 5 months ago

  • Target version changed from 6.2.0 to 6.3.0
  • Assignee deleted (Christoph Hoffmann)
  • Status changed from Assigned to Acknowledged

Moving it to the next version because of lack of frontend developer capacities. Sorry for the inconvenience.

#10

Updated by Alexander Watzinger 4 months ago

  • Target version changed from 6.3.0 to 6.4.0
#11

Updated by Christoph Hoffmann 4 months ago

solution proposal here

#12

Updated by Christoph Hoffmann 4 months ago

  • Status changed from Acknowledged to Closed

solution presented and accepted, to be released soon

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