Magnifier Plug-in: "Image overlay" and "Fisheye" modes not working, because they still need conversion [regression-r3320]

Bug #1071697 reported by MC Return on 2012-10-26
This bug affects 6 people
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Bug Description

Judging from a look at the code these modes never were converted to work with the codebase and the mode settings are thus ignored and the "Simple" mode is used at all times.

[Test Case]

1. Open CCSM->Magnifier->General tab
2. Choose any other mode than "Simple"
3. Activate it

Expected Result:

The mode chosen should be used.

Actual Result:

"Simple" mode is always used and user settings are completely ignored.

Changed in compiz:
importance: Undecided → Low
pierre (pierre-trombetta) wrote :

A freind of mine is almost blind. Fisheye magnifier plugin is the only way she knows to use her laptop. please do your best to fix this issue as soon as possible...


tags: added: a11y
Changed in compiz:
importance: Low → Medium
Daniel van Vugt (vanvugt) wrote :

Actually, no. Still Low importance because Simple mode still works.

Changed in compiz:
status: New → Confirmed
importance: Medium → Low
pierre (pierre-trombetta) wrote :

Sorry for the noise, but please consider eyefish mode adds a "proximity alert" function to the big squarred simple one... and without this function, for some people, the use of a big squar is too random! Please reconsider increasing importance. Please!

MC Return (mc-return) on 2013-06-15
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milestone: none →
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MC Return (mc-return) on 2013-07-24
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