Launcher - Remove the capability for Launcher icons to be overlaid with emblems

Bug #747311 reported by John Lea on 2011-04-01
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This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Ayatana Design
Critical
John Lea
Unity
Fix Released
Critical
Jason Smith
Unity Foundations
High
Jason Smith
libunity
Fix Released
High
Jason Smith
libunity (Ubuntu)
Undecided
Unassigned
unity (Ubuntu)
Undecided
Unassigned

Bug Description

Ubuntu One is currently placing a emblem on top of the it's Launcher icon in certain circumstances. This capability needs to be removed, applications should not be able to place emblems on top of Launcher icons.

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John Lea (johnlea) on 2011-04-01
Changed in ayatana-design:
status: New → Fix Committed
importance: Undecided → Critical
assignee: nobody → John Lea (johnlea)
tags: added: udt
David Barth (dbarth) wrote :

Important, but incomplete: we need to see what to support, or not, for Ubuntu One.

Changed in unity:
status: New → Incomplete
importance: Undecided → Critical
milestone: none → 3.8.4
Jason Smith (jassmith) on 2011-04-02
Changed in unity:
assignee: nobody → Jason Smith (jassmith)
status: Incomplete → Fix Committed
John Lea (johnlea) on 2011-04-04
Changed in ayatana-design:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Changed in unity-foundations:
milestone: none → unity-3.8.4
Changed in libunity:
assignee: nobody → Jason Smith (jassmith)
importance: Undecided → High
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in unity-foundations:
assignee: nobody → Jason Smith (jassmith)
importance: Undecided → High
status: New → Confirmed
Didier Roche (didrocks) on 2011-04-05
Changed in libunity:
status: Confirmed → Fix Committed
Changed in libunity (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Committed
Martin Pitt (pitti) wrote :

When was this API introduced, in maverick or natty?

Did ubuntu one already get fixed to not use the API any more? Are there any other known consumers?

Martin Pitt (pitti) wrote :

> Did ubuntu one already get fixed to not use the API any more?

Already covered by bug 747677. The other two questsions remain.

On 05/04/11 21:40, Martin Pitt wrote:
>> Did ubuntu one already get fixed to not use the API any more?
> Already covered by bug 747677. The other two questsions remain.

Natty, no other known consumers, after some beta-only experimentation
it's not a feature we want.

Mark

Martin Pitt (pitti) wrote :

Thanks, approved then.

Changed in libunity:
milestone: none → 3.8.4
Changed in unity-foundations:
status: Confirmed → Fix Committed
Changed in unity-foundations:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Changed in libunity:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package libunity - 3.8.4-0ubuntu1

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libunity (3.8.4-0ubuntu1) natty; urgency=low

  * New upstream release.
    - [FFE] Need API to set urgency from background process (LP: #747677)
    - Launcher - Remove the capability for Launcher icons to be overlaid with
      emblems (LP: #747311)
    - When we press Enter to run the first search result, Unity should wait
      until searching is finished (LP: #749428)
  * debian/libunity3.install => debian/libunity4.install
    debian/libunity3.symbols => debian/libunity4.symbols
    debian/control, debian/libunity4.symbols:
    - handle abi break and soname bump
    - replaces libunity3 for the gir file
 -- Didier Roche <email address hidden> Thu, 07 Apr 2011 13:05:26 +0200

Changed in libunity (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Didier Roche (didrocks) on 2011-04-07
Changed in unity:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
John Lea (johnlea) on 2011-04-18
tags: added: reviewedbydesign
removed: udt
Adolfo Jayme (fitojb) on 2014-01-11
no longer affects: libunity (Ubuntu Quantal)
Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Released
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