keyboard shortcuts get lost

Bug #1078072 reported by Barry Warsaw on 2012-11-12
This bug affects 5 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
gconf (Ubuntu)
glib2.0 (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

It seems that keyboard shortcuts get lost after reboots. I'm not sure where the bug is, perhaps gconf? The symptoms are this:

* System Settings -> Keyboard -> Shortcuts
* Under 'Windows', do the following:
   - deactivate "Activate the window menu"
   - set "Minimize window" to Alt-h
  - set "Maximize window vertically" to Alt-Down

Now, some future reboot will reset all of these back to the default. I've seen this in both Quantal and Raring. Unfortunately, not *every* reboot will cause the reset. It's possible that only when the machine shows a reboot is necessary due to 'gconf' changes, will this happen. I haven't been able to find any other evidence or clues.

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tags: added: bot-comment
affects: ubuntu → gconf (Ubuntu)
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in gconf (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in glib2.0 (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
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