Multiple context menus appearing

Bug #1716056 reported by Alan Pope 🍺🐧🐱 🦄 on 2017-09-08
This bug affects 3 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
gnome-shell-extension-appindicator (Ubuntu)
Marco Trevisan (Treviño)
Marco Trevisan (Treviño)

Bug Description

I have dropbox installed on my up to date 17.10 system. Clicking the dropbox icon triggers multiple menus, over the top of eachother (see screenshot). One is a gnome style menu, the other is a white native dropbox menu.

I'd imagine I should really only see one menu.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 17.10
Package: gnome-shell-extension-appindicator 17.10
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.12.0-12.13-generic 4.12.8
Uname: Linux 4.12.0-12-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.20.7-0ubuntu1
Architecture: amd64
CurrentDesktop: ubuntu:GNOME
Date: Fri Sep 8 23:09:09 2017

InstallationDate: Installed on 2017-08-02 (37 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 17.10 "Artful Aardvark" - Alpha amd64 (20170712)
PackageArchitecture: all
SourcePackage: gnome-shell-extension-appindicator
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Changed in gnome-shell-extension-appindicator (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Marco Trevisan (Treviño) (3v1n0)
Changed in gnome-shell-extension-appindicator (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
tags: added: rls-aa-incoming
Iain Lane (laney) on 2017-09-21
tags: removed: rls-aa-incoming
Changed in gnome-shell-extension-appindicator (Ubuntu Artful):
status: New → In Progress
joshas (joshas) wrote :

Issue was resolved in latest Dropbox version 38.4.27.

giannione (giannione) wrote :

I still have this problem after upgrading to ubuntu 18.04, dropbox 59.4.3

The problem persists if I switch themes throug ubuntu tweak

giannione (giannione) wrote :

How can you say that it was resolved? I still have this bug.

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package gnome-shell-extension-appindicator - 28-1

gnome-shell-extension-appindicator (28-1) experimental; urgency=medium

  [ Marco Trevisan (Treviño) ]
  * New upstream release
  * indicatorStatusIcon: Ignore indicators with no menus, monitoring changes
    (LP: #1714504)
  * appIndicator: Retry getting a valid menu path (LP: #1714504)
  * dbusMenu: Ignore error on invalid return in AboutToShow
  * appIndicator: Update icon actor size on scale factor change (LP: #1730071)
  * dbusMenu: add isReady property when the menu is available on bus
  * indicatorStatusIcon: Don't support activation if we have a menu
    (LP: #1714191, LP: #1716056)
  * d/p/metadata-use-appindicator-namespace-and-naming.patch:
    - refresh and reduce diff with upstream

 -- Matteo F. Vescovi <email address hidden> Tue, 09 Apr 2019 22:28:45 +0200

Changed in gnome-shell-extension-appindicator (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Released
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