Comment 6 for bug 503052

what a waste...
this was a bug not a papercut

well, we'll work on bugfixing/development philosophy with time

On Wed, Jan 13, 2010 at 21:02, David Siegel <email address hidden>wrote:

> ** Changed in: hundredpapercuts
> Status: Confirmed => Fix Committed
> --
> Contact List is sometimes not shown when Empathy is launched
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> Status in Chat app, and Telepathy user interface: Unknown
> Status in One Hundred Paper Cuts: Fix Committed
> Status in The Messaging Menu: New
> Status in “empathy” package in Ubuntu: Fix Committed
> Bug description:
> When I launch Empathy, the contact list window is sometimes (always?)
> minimized to the Messaging Menu. When this happens, it is not obvious that
> Empathy was launched successfully -- did it crash? Am I online? I launched
> Empathy to call contact X, where is the contact list?
> When Empathy is launched, the contact list window should be displayed.
> To reproduce the behavior:
> 1. Launch Empathy
> 2. Close the Contact List
> 3. Log out, then log back in as the same user (or restart)
> 4. Launch Empathy and observe that the contact list is not shown