Bug#749277: can't paste into some form fields

Daniel Pocock daniel at pocock.pro
Sun May 25 20:53:53 UTC 2014

Package: iceweasel
Version: 24.5.0esr-1~deb7u1

I notice that some web sites are run by people who are very patronising
and insist that users really type their email address twice rather than
just cutting and pasting it into their "repeat email address" box.

Here is an example of a form that irritates people in this way:


I don't think it is right that iceweasel or any other browser interferes
with the basic cut-and-paste operation - if I click my middle mouse
button or press ctrl-V the paste should always work.

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