Applications should be opened in the workspace that initialized launch

Bug #991739 reported by Jo Vik on 2012-04-30
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Unity
Confirmed
Undecided
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compiz (Ubuntu)
Undecided
Unassigned
unity (Ubuntu)
Undecided
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Bug Description

Steps to reproduce:
1) In workspace #1 launch a big application (so it takes few seconds before window is loaded)
2) Switch to workspace #2 and wait for a while

Current result:
Newly launched application will create window in workspace #2, although it was workspace #1 that initialized it.

Expected result?
I like to start few apps in the 1st workspace, then switch to next workspace and start some new apps (I like to keep them organized).

Nekhelesh Ramananthan (nik90) wrote :

Thank you for reporting this bug to make Ubuntu better. I can reproduce this on my system as well. The application must open in its launched workspace. Hence marking confirmed.

affects: compiz → compiz (Ubuntu)
Changed in compiz (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in unity:
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
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