Eye of Gnome never re-uses old instances

Bug #278107 reported by Ian Higginson on 2008-10-04
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Eye of GNOME
eog (Ubuntu)
Ubuntu Desktop Bugs

Bug Description

Binary package hint: eog

Is there ever going to be an option that will allow only one Eye of Gnome instance? For example, I have one picture up, double-click another image in Nautilus and then it will load up that image over the previous one? It can get a little frustrating to have to close all the individual image instances. Thanks!

Chris Coulson (chrisccoulson) wrote :

Thank you for your bug report. This is actually a bug, as eog is not meant to open more than one instance unless launched with the '--new-instance' option. This bug has been reported to the developers of the software. You can track it and make comments here: http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=555008

Changed in eog:
importance: Undecided → Low
status: New → Triaged
Changed in eog:
status: Unknown → New
Changed in eog:
assignee: nobody → desktop-bugs
Changed in eog:
importance: Unknown → Low
Changed in eog:
importance: Low → Wishlist
status: New → Confirmed
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