gtk-window-decorator: Control buttons not showing in header bar

Bug #1019688 reported by Tony Pursell on 2012-06-30
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Compiz
Undecided
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compiz (Ubuntu)
Low
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Bug Description

Following loss of widow decoration as described in bug 991552 use of the command

gtk-window-decorator --replace&

to replace it now results in a window with no control buttons (see attached example).

This is happening after the most recent update which included some relevant updates in Proposed.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.04
Package: unity 5.12-0ubuntu1.1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.2.0-26.41-generic-pae 3.2.19
Uname: Linux 3.2.0-26-generic-pae i686
.tmp.unity.support.test.0:

ApportVersion: 2.0.1-0ubuntu10
Architecture: i386
CompizPlugins: [core,composite,opengl,compiztoolbox,decor,vpswitch,snap,mousepoll,resize,place,move,wall,grid,regex,imgpng,session,gnomecompat,animation,fade,unitymtgrabhandles,workarounds,scale,expo,ezoom,unityshell]
CompositorRunning: compiz
Date: Sun Jul 1 00:43:57 2012
DistUpgraded: 2012-04-29 16:10:31,037 DEBUG failed to SystemUnLock() (E:Not locked)
DistroCodename: precise
DistroVariant: ubuntu
DkmsStatus:
 virtualbox, 4.1.12, 3.2.0-25-generic-pae, i686: installed
 virtualbox, 4.1.12, 3.2.0-26-generic-pae, i686: installed
 virtualbox-guest, 4.1.12, 3.2.0-25-generic-pae, i686: installed
 virtualbox-guest, 4.1.12, 3.2.0-26-generic-pae, i686: installed
GraphicsCard:
 Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI RC410 [Radeon Xpress 200] [1002:5a61] (prog-if 00 [VGA controller])
   Subsystem: Hewlett-Packard Company Device [103c:2a3d]
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 10.04 LTS "Lucid Lynx" - Release i386 (20100429)
Lsusb:
 Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
 Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
 Bus 003 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
 Bus 003 Device 002: ID 058f:9360 Alcor Micro Corp. 8-in-1 Media Card Reader
MachineType: HP Pavilion 061 RA918AA-ABU t3510.uk
ProcKernelCmdLine: BOOT_IMAGE=/boot/vmlinuz-3.2.0-26-generic-pae root=UUID=95627c5a-4942-4b2a-81f0-b937540facaf ro radeon.modeset=1 resume=UUID=cc873305-f512-4d29-9d31-46311cd5e830 quiet splash vt.handoff=7
SourcePackage: unity
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to precise on 2012-04-29 (62 days ago)
dmi.bios.date: 04/10/2006
dmi.bios.vendor: American Megatrends Inc.
dmi.bios.version: 3.11
dmi.board.name: Asterope
dmi.board.vendor: Hewleet-Packard
dmi.board.version: 1.0
dmi.chassis.type: 3
dmi.modalias: dmi:bvnAmericanMegatrendsInc.:bvr3.11:bd04/10/2006:svnHPPavilion061:pnRA918AA-ABUt3510.uk:pvr00E0211RE101ASTE200:rvnHewleet-Packard:rnAsterope:rvr1.0:cvn:ct3:cvr:
dmi.product.name: RA918AA-ABU t3510.uk
dmi.product.version: 00E0211RE101ASTE200
dmi.sys.vendor: HP Pavilion 061
version.compiz: compiz 1:0.9.7.8-0ubuntu1.1
version.libdrm2: libdrm2 2.4.32-1ubuntu1
version.libgl1-mesa-dri: libgl1-mesa-dri 8.0.2-0ubuntu3.1
version.libgl1-mesa-dri-experimental: libgl1-mesa-dri-experimental N/A
version.libgl1-mesa-glx: libgl1-mesa-glx 8.0.2-0ubuntu3.1
version.xserver-xorg-core: xserver-xorg-core 2:1.11.4-0ubuntu10.3
version.xserver-xorg-input-evdev: xserver-xorg-input-evdev 1:2.7.0-0ubuntu1.2
version.xserver-xorg-video-ati: xserver-xorg-video-ati 1:6.14.99~git20111219.aacbd629-0ubuntu2
version.xserver-xorg-video-intel: xserver-xorg-video-intel 2:2.17.0-1ubuntu4
version.xserver-xorg-video-nouveau: xserver-xorg-video-nouveau 1:0.0.16+git20111201+b5534a1-1build2

Tony Pursell (ajpursell) wrote :
Tony Pursell (ajpursell) wrote :
Tony Pursell (ajpursell) wrote :
summary: - Control buttons not showing in header bar
+ gtk-window-decorator: Control buttons not showing in header bar
affects: unity (Ubuntu) → compiz (Ubuntu)
affects: compiz-core → compiz
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in compiz (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Adolfo Jayme (fitojb) wrote :

For the record: this should not be affecting Unity since 14.04, because it stopped using compiz’s decorator in order to draw its own decorations instead.

Changed in compiz (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
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