writing in ckdialog via popup is impossible
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Browser: Firefox 3.5 OS: Windows XP Version fo CKEditor: 3.0 RC
It is not possible to write data from an opened popup into a textinput field of a ckeditor's dialog.
Example: You're manually adding a button in the "insert link dialog", which opens a new popup with a selection of links. The user selects one of these links, but then it is impossible to tell the ckeditor dialog, which link has been selected.
Reason: Every textinput field seems to have a random ID (e.g. '65_textInput'). Additionally, when having multiple editor instances, every editor uses another ID for the text input field in the same dialog. Therefore, it is impossible to get a lock on this input via "opener.getElementById('textInput')".
Possible solution: Every object should have a property like "getRealId()", so one could execute the popup like this: