Screen Sharing option is missing in 20.10, but exists in 20.04.

Bug #1892484 reported by Daniel van Vugt on 2020-08-21
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gnome-control-center (Ubuntu)
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Bug Description

Screen Sharing option is missing in 20.10, but exists in 20.04.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 20.10
Package: gnome-control-center 1:3.37.90-1ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 5.4.0-42.46-generic 5.4.44
Uname: Linux 5.4.0-42-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.20.11-0ubuntu44
Architecture: amd64
CasperMD5CheckResult: skip
Date: Fri Aug 21 18:08:23 2020
InstallationDate: Installed on 2020-07-16 (36 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 20.10 "Groovy Gorilla" - Alpha amd64 (20200507)
SourcePackage: gnome-control-center
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Daniel van Vugt (vanvugt) wrote :
Daniel van Vugt (vanvugt) wrote :

I've never actually used it before so I don't know all the steps. But the change in the GUI seems suspicious.

Daniel van Vugt (vanvugt) wrote :

And now I can't proceed because it won't launch at all (bug 1892486).

Changed in gnome-control-center (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
status: New → In Progress
Changed in gnome-control-center (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package gnome-control-center - 1:3.37.90-1ubuntu2

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gnome-control-center (1:3.37.90-1ubuntu2) groovy; urgency=medium

  * d/p/0009-lock-Add-Lock-Screen-on-Suspend-option.patch,
    d/p/0015-connectivity-add-network-connectivity-checking-toggl.patch:
    - updated to work correctly with the new libhandy
  * debian/patches/ubuntu_restore_sharing.patch:
    - restore the ability to share the screen using vino, upstream is using
      gnome-remote-desktop but that's not enabled in Ubuntu (lp: #1892484)
  * d/p/0024-display-Allow-fractional-scaling-to-be-enabled.patch:
    - fix the missing control with the new libhandy (lp: #1892833)

 -- Sebastien Bacher <email address hidden> Mon, 24 Aug 2020 12:27:52 +0200

Changed in gnome-control-center (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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