The background in the monitor image in appearance shouldn't be visible

Bug #922516 reported by Christian Giordano
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
light-themes (Ubuntu)
Ken VanDine

Bug Description

From this screen: looks
like the background of the monitor image is not properly transparent.

It currently uses:
and this as overlay:

As a matter of fact the assets seem transparent. What is causing the issue?

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Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Thank you for your bug report, could you explain the issue or add a screenshot showing the bug?

Changed in gnome-control-center (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete
importance: Undecided → Low
Changed in gnome-control-center:
importance: Unknown → Medium
status: Unknown → New
Changed in gnome-control-center:
status: New → Unknown
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Christian Giordano (nuthinking) wrote :

@Seb, the bug in upstream was definitely clearer, I should have updated this description afterwards.

Btw, it looks like it was an upstream issue and has been fixed with:

Who will be able to check this?

Changed in gnome-control-center (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → New
description: updated
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Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Didier was looking at the bug the other day with Cimi, not sure if they figured what is wrong though

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Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Didier, assigning to you because you started looking at it, feel free to bounce back to somebody else or the team if you are busy and prefer to put it back to the team set of bugs

Changed in gnome-control-center (Ubuntu):
status: New → Triaged
assignee: nobody → Didier Roche (didrocks)
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Didier Roche (didrocks) wrote :

After discussed with Cimi, it's a bug in the theme.

affects: gnome-control-center (Ubuntu) → light-themes (Ubuntu)
Changed in light-themes (Ubuntu):
assignee: Didier Roche (didrocks) → Andrea Cimitan (cimi)
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Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Ok,it's due to the backout we did for the transparent GtkDrawingArea, that will be fixed properly in gtk 3.6 according to upstream

Ken, can we add back a ".notebook GtkDrawingArea { background-color: @transparent; } " for this cycle to the theme?

Changed in light-themes (Ubuntu):
assignee: Andrea Cimitan (cimi) → Ken VanDine (ken-vandine)
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Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package light-themes -

light-themes ( precise; urgency=low

  * New upstream snapshot
    - Set the background-color for the GtkDrawingArea for notebook (LP: #922516)
    - contact info tooltips not readable in empathy (LP: #929651)
    - Ambiance/Radiance Nautilus Sidepane Invisible Drag & Drop File
      Selection (LP: #945014)
    - gnome-panel: fixed low-contrast labels in window list (LP: #828392)
    - gnome-panel: fixed gradient range for Ambiance
    - gnome-panel: fix cropped icons in bottom panel (LP: #926487)
    - gnome-panel: fix border artifact around applet frames (LP: #920843)
    - gnome-panel: theming for separator (LP: #945644)
 -- Ken VanDine <email address hidden> Wed, 14 Mar 2012 16:08:44 -0400

Changed in light-themes (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Released
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