Shift-F10 (emulate right-click) does not work on gnome-panel

Bug #507090 reported by komputes on 2010-01-13
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This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
GNOME Panel
New
Low
gnome-panel (Ubuntu)
Low
Unassigned

Bug Description

Binary package hint: gnome-panel

Use case: Gaby uses a Mac which comes with a one button mouse. Gaby would like to add a panel item but cannot "RightClick -> Add to Panel". Right Click emulation is to place the cursor on a spot and type Shift-F10 on the keyboard. This works in nautilus, but not on the gnome-panel.

Steps to reproduce:
1) Right-click gnome panel and observe behavior
2) Place cursor on gnome-panel and use the combination Shift-F10
Result: gnome-panel brings up the nautilus contextual menu.
Expected: gnome panel should bring up its own contextual menu

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: i386
Date: Wed Jan 13 15:13:28 2010
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.10
NonfreeKernelModules: wl
Package: gnome-panel 1:2.28.0-0ubuntu6
ProcEnviron:
 LANGUAGE=en_CA.UTF-8
 PATH=(custom, user)
 LANG=en_CA.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.31-17.54-generic
SourcePackage: gnome-panel
Uname: Linux 2.6.31-17-generic i686

komputes (komputes) wrote :
Changed in gnome-panel (Ubuntu):
status: New → Triaged
importance: Undecided → Low
Changed in gnome-panel:
status: Unknown → New
Changed in gnome-panel:
importance: Unknown → Low
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