Do

Do does not close after pressing custom summon shortcut if it includes "Shift"

Bug #348251 reported by Ric123 on 2009-03-25
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Do
Medium
Alex Launi

Bug Description

The problem only appears when using any assortment of keys for the summon accelerator that includes the Shift key. If I do use the Shift key, Do will open normally when the shortcut is pressed, but will not close if I press the shortcut again. Then the only way to close Do is to press Escape or click away. If I use a shortcut for the summon accelerator that does not use the Shift key it works as expected. I am using GNOME Do 0.8.1 from the PPA sources shown on the main website.

Ric123 (m-ric-123) on 2009-03-25
description: updated
Robert Dyer (psybers) wrote :

I can confirm this behavior still happens in bzr trunk.

Changed in do:
status: New → Confirmed
Alex Launi (alexlauni) wrote :

I can't reproduce, are you sure you're not holding shift or that your shift key isn't sticking down?

Robert Dyer (psybers) wrote :

Quite sure the shift key is not sticking and positive I am not holding it down. Perhaps it is related to the specific WM (Compiz 0.8.2)?

Steps (for me) to reproduce:

1) Open preferences
2) Set the summon key to: <Shift><Super>space
3) Close preferences
4) Type <Shift><Super>space, which summons as expected
5) Type <Shift><Super>space again, which does nothing

No matter how many times I re-type the summon shortcut, summon does not go away. This is only happening with shortcuts that include <Shift>. I have tried several combinations. With <Shift><Alt>F, instead of vanishing summon it actually types an 'f' and starts searching.

Ah I misunderstood the report, I know exactly what's causing this and will
fix it when I get home tonight.

--
-- Alex Launi

Changed in do:
assignee: nobody → Alex Launi (alexlauni)
importance: Undecided → Medium
milestone: none → 0.8.2
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