When the key input to dash, tomboy is started more than once.

Bug #1277802 reported by katsu on 2014-02-08
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This bug affects 8 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
One Hundred Papercuts
Medium
David Callé
unity-scope-tomboy (Ubuntu)
Medium
David Callé

Bug Description

Condition: ubuntu 14.04-32bit alpha2 in virtualbox & full update(2014-02-08)

$ dpkg -l | grep tomboy
ii tomboy 1.15.4-0ubuntu1 i386 desktop note taking program using Wiki style links
ii unity-scope-tomboy 0.1+13.10.20130723-0ubuntu1 all Tomboy scope for Unity

Test case:
1. $ sudo apt-get install tomboy.
2. open the dash & click the filter results.
3. click the "notes" in Categories section or "tomboy" in Sources section.
   (tomboy is started more than once.)
4. dash is close & re-open
   New tomboy starts by key input to dash.
   New tomboy starts when the retrieval character is changed in backspace.

$ pgrep tomboy
6228
6254
6261
6270
6277
6295
6302
6319
6327

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.04
Package: unity-scope-tomboy 0.1+13.10.20130723-0ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.13.0-8.27-generic 3.13.2
Uname: Linux 3.13.0-8-generic i686
ApportVersion: 2.13.2-0ubuntu2
Architecture: i386
CurrentDesktop: Unity
Date: Sat Feb 8 14:32:08 2014
InstallationDate: Installed on 2014-02-05 (2 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 14.04 LTS "Trusty Tahr" - Alpha i386 (20140205)
PackageArchitecture: all
SourcePackage: unity-scope-tomboy
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

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David Callé (davidc3) on 2014-03-21
Changed in unity-scope-tomboy (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
assignee: nobody → David Callé (davidc3)

It's a usability issue that doesn't limit the functionality of a core package.

Changed in unity-scope-tomboy (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
Changed in hundredpapercuts:
status: New → Confirmed
importance: Undecided → Medium
assignee: nobody → David Callé (davidc3)
Titantux (israel-m-dj) wrote :

Hey there, have you try on just uninstalling unity-scope-tomboy ?

I did it, and now seems different behave, guess no multiple so far, could you confirm it please.

what I did just was:

$ sudo apt-get remove unity-scope-tomboy

Note: Once I uninstall unity-scope-tomboy, I did not reboot yet.

Checked #3 comment.

try:
$ sudo apt-get remove unity-scope-tomboy.
Note: Once I uninstall unity-scope-tomboy, I did not reboot yet.

result:
The retrieval result in file name was displayed in "Dash".
However, the retrieval result in note name is not displayed.

Bruno (brunonova) wrote :

Is there still no fix for this?

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