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[regression] Two fingers in mir_proving_server now resizes/moves app windows (two finger apps unusable)

Bug #1586311 reported by Daniel van Vugt on 2016-05-27
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Bug Description

[regression] Two fingers in mir_proving_server now resizes/moves app windows (two finger apps unusable)

Two finger gestures are commonly used by apps for pinch/zoom and should never be captured by the shell.

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description: updated
Daniel van Vugt (vanvugt) wrote :

Bisected: The bug came from:

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revno: 3489 [merge]
author: Alan Griffiths <email address hidden>
committer: Tarmac
branch nick: development-branch
timestamp: Mon 2016-05-02 04:39:53 +0000
message:
  playground: get rid of the legacy DefaultWindowManager (and the --window-manager option) in mir_proving_server.

  Approved by mir-ci-bot, Daniel van Vugt, Kevin DuBois, Cemil Azizoglu.
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Changed in mir:
status: New → Triaged
Daniel van Vugt (vanvugt) wrote :

What's worse is that 3+ finger gestures are sometimes getting misinterpreted as this two-finger gesture. So the established reliable multi-finger gestures of mir_proving_server can now spuriously trigger the two-finger resize when they're ending (lifting off).

Changed in mir:
milestone: none → 0.26.0
assignee: nobody → Daniel van Vugt (vanvugt)
status: Triaged → In Progress
Mir CI Bot (mir-ci-bot) wrote :

Fix committed into lp:mir at revision None, scheduled for release in mir, milestone 0.26.0

Changed in mir:
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :
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This bug was fixed in the package mir - 0.26.0+17.04.20170126.3-0ubuntu1

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mir (0.26.0+17.04.20170126.3-0ubuntu1) zesty; urgency=medium

  [ Daniel van Vugt ]
  * New upstream release 0.26.0 (https://launchpad.net/mir/+milestone/0.26.0)
    - ABI summary:
      . mirclient ABI unchanged at 9
      . mirserver ABI bumped to 43
      . mircommon ABI unchanged at 7
      . mirplatform ABI unchanged at 14
      . mirprotobuf ABI unchanged at 3
      . mirplatformgraphics ABI unchanged at 11
      . mirclientplatform ABI unchanged at 5
      . mirinputplatform ABI unchanged at 6
      . mircore ABI unchanged at 1
    - Enhancements:
      . New/improved toolkit APIs: MirInputConfig and related functions,
        MirWindow and related functions, DisplayConfig and related functions,
        MirScreencastSpec and related functions,
      . Support for configuring input configuration
      . Introduce toolkit extension mechanism for platform specific APIs.
      . Toolkit extensions for: mesa_drm_auth, set_gbm_device and
        window_coordinate_translation
      . Screencasting to a specific MirBuffer.
      . Add DisplayConfigurationController::base_configuration() so downstreams
        can get the base configuration. (Weirdly they can already set it.).
      . x11 platform: allow adjustable scale parameter.
      . Added EDID support: client API, server logging and in mirout.
      . mirout: Add newer attributes only available in the new display
        config API: scaling factor, subpixel arrangement and form factor.
      . mirout: Log the orientation and logical size of each output too.
      . Replace the mir::Server-overridable Reports with Observers.
      . Add xkbcommon to mirclient.pc Requires.private.
      . Deprecate legacy toolkit APIs that will be removed in Mir 1.0
      . Introduced 'client-side vsync', which dramatically reduces latency
        from the client to the screen (particularly for nested servers like
        Unity8).
    - Bugs fixed:
      . [performance] Restore support for better-than-triple buffering by
        default. (LP: #1240909)
      . Frame rate is artificially low on Diamondville Intel Atom systems due
        to aggressive power management (LP: #1388490)
      . [testsfail] failure in CI in
        AndroidInputReceiverSetup.slow_raw_input_doesnt_cause_frameskipping
        (LP: #1394369)
      . [trusted prompt sessions] Can't open two prompt sessions at the same
        time (LP: #1494197)
      . Changing scale, formFactor or DPI in display configuration causes
        renderer teardown/recreate unnecessarily (LP: #1556142)
      . [testsfail] ApplicationNotRespondingDetection.failure_to_pong_is_
        noticed (LP: #1570327)
      . CI failure in TestClientInput.receives_one_touch_event_per_frame
        (LP: #1570698)
      . Mir-on-X mouse input is jerky/stuttery compared to Mir-on-KMS
        (LP: #1576600)
      . [regression] Two fingers in mir_proving_server now resizes/moves app
        windows (two finger apps unusable) (LP: #1586311)
      . Pointer/cursor input lag in unity8 session (LP: #1591328)
      . PointerConfinement.test_we_update_our_confined_region_on_a_resize
      ...

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Changed in mir (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Released
Changed in mir:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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