Dash - Cursor navigation allows the user to keep scrolling down indefinitely

Bug #750375 reported by John Lea on 2011-04-04
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This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Ayatana Design
Medium
John Lea
Unity
Fix Released
Medium
Unity Community Hackers
unity-2d
Undecided
Unassigned
unity (Ubuntu)
Undecided
Unassigned

Bug Description

Cursor navigation allows the user to keep scrolling down indefinitely because when the select highlight reaches the bottom it wraps to the top!. Correct behaviour is to stop at the bottom.

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This bug would be an ideal bug for someone to get started hacking on Unity, here's some information:

 * Time to fix: 2h
 * Difficulty: bitesize
 * Implementation:

 * Where to look: src/blah.cc
 * Workflow information: http://unity.ubuntu.com/getinvolved/

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John Lea (johnlea) on 2011-04-04
Changed in ayatana-design:
assignee: nobody → John Lea (johnlea)
tags: added: udt
Changed in ayatana-design:
status: New → Fix Released
importance: Undecided → Medium
Changed in unity:
status: New → Triaged
assignee: nobody → Neil J. Patel (njpatel)
milestone: none → 3.8.4
Changed in unity-2d:
status: New → Fix Released
Didier Roche (didrocks) on 2011-04-05
Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
status: New → Triaged
Neil J. Patel (njpatel) on 2011-04-07
Changed in unity:
assignee: Neil J. Patel (njpatel) → Gord Allott (gordallott)
Gord Allott (gordallott) on 2011-04-07
Changed in unity:
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
Didier Roche (didrocks) on 2011-04-07
Changed in unity:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :
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This bug was fixed in the package unity - 3.8.4-0ubuntu1

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unity (3.8.4-0ubuntu1) natty; urgency=low

  * New upstream release.
    - [fglrx] compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in nux::IOpenGLSurface::UnlockRect()
      (LP: #685682)
    - SIGSEGV in g_atomic_int_get (LP: #688803)
    - unity-panel-service crashed with SIGSEGV in bamf_factory_view_for_path()
      (LP: #717684)
    - New window tracking system breaks in the case where windows try to
      restack relative to destroyed windows that were never mapped
      (LP: #723014)
    - Numpad 'Enter' doesn't work on highlighted items in dash, places-files and
      places-apps (LP: #741615)
    - compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in free() (LP: #738864)
    - compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in g_closure_invoke() (LP: #741674)
    - compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in CompWindow::id() (LP: #742028)
    - Windows that reparent away from the root before they are mapped can
      cause other windows to become invisible (and compiz to crash)
      (LP: #743011)
    - compiz crashed with SIGABRT in raise() (LP: #743414)
    - compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in g_object_get_qdata() (LP: #742905)
    - compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in g_closure_invoke() (LP: #748033)
    - compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in CompScreen::dpy() (LP: #751372)
    - compiz crashed with SIGABRT in __kernel_vsyscall() (LP: #744867)
    - unity-window-decorator crashed with SIGSEGV in gdk_window_get_events()
      (LP: #725284)
    - Missing icons in app launcher (LP: #728393)
    - Multiple quick clicks on launcher icon with multiple windows completely
      crashes Unity (LP: #731790)
    - Add a test case for invisible windows regressions (LP: #736876)
    - Re-sync with xquerytree to avoid stacking order issues (LP: #740465)
    - Wrong window moves (LP: #741656)
    - compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in g_cclosure_marshal_VOID__VOID()
      (LP: #742280)
    - panel superposition (LP: #742859)
    - unity-window-decorator doesn't start on secondary X session
      (LP: #730495)
    - Unity Launcher stops autohiding and is not responsive (LP: #744325)
    - dash categories dropdown menu leaves "ghost" on desktop (LP: #746800)
    - new dialogs open close enough of the launcher to make hide (LP: #747302)
    - dnd from the application place to the launcher works only once
      (LP: #747316)
    - compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in CompWindow::id() while opening tcl/tk
      interface of R (LP: #747439)
    - minimize animates window fading to the top left corner (ubuntu symbol)
      (LP: #747765)
    - Spread - Clicking on a app icon to spread the windows must always show
      all the windows, regardless of whether or not some of the windows are
      minimised (LP: #750349)
    - Launcher - Show visual de-coupling of Launcher app icons (LP: #751196)
    - unity-window-decorator crashed with SIGSEGV in event_filter_func()
      (LP: #748317)
    - Pressing Super-W to switch windows also presents Dash (LP: #753453)
    - Don't create windows over the launcher (LP: #688816)
    - Unity Grid is broken for multi-monitor setups (LP: #709221)
    - F10 key does not move focus to indicators when on the desktop.
      (LP: #727548)
    - dynamic ...

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Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Released
John Lea (johnlea) on 2011-04-19
tags: added: udo
Changed in unity:
status: Fix Released → Triaged
Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Released → Triaged
Jason Smith (jassmith) on 2011-05-05
Changed in unity:
milestone: 3.8.4 → ux-backlog-1
importance: Undecided → Medium
Jorge Castro (jorge) on 2011-06-06
Changed in unity:
milestone: ux-backlog-1 → backlog
assignee: Gord Allott (gordallott) → Jorge O. Castro (jorge)
Jorge Castro (jorge) on 2011-06-06
Changed in unity:
assignee: Jorge O. Castro (jorge) → Unity Community Hackers (unity-community-hackers)
tags: added: bitesize
description: updated
Jorge Castro (jorge) on 2011-06-06
tags: added: backlog
Jorge Castro (jorge) on 2011-07-19
Changed in unity:
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
Andrea Azzarone (azzar1) on 2011-08-02
Changed in unity:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
John Lea (johnlea) on 2011-09-30
tags: added: bitesizereviewedbydesigno
removed: bitesize udo udt
Omer Akram (om26er) on 2011-09-30
tags: added: bitesize reviewedbydesigno
removed: bitesizereviewedbydesigno
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