It's not difficult to set autofocus=false and add $('myField').activate(); yourself, but I think it would address many of the issues people are having with autofocus if the parameter would also accept a field name instead of simply a boolean value so you can set the focus to field you like.
|Status||In Progress [ 3 ]||Closed [ 6 ]|
|Fix Version/s||5.3 [ 12316024 ]|
|Resolution||Fixed [ 1 ]|
|Status||Open [ 1 ]||In Progress [ 3 ]|
|Field||Original Value||New Value|
|Assignee||Massimo Lusetti [ mlusetti ]|