"Show rhythmbox" an "Quit rhythmbox" are too close together in the indicator menu

Bug #512196 reported by Martijn vdS on 2010-01-25
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This bug affects 3 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
rhythmbox (Ubuntu)
Wishlist
Ubuntu Desktop Bugs

Bug Description

Binary package hint: rhythmbox

In lucid, using the new indicator menus, the "Quit" menu item is right below the "Show Rhythmbox" item.

As the "Show" item is the only way to display a "hidden" rhythmbox, I use it often. I also /miss/ often, so I have to restart rb a lot.

Adding a separator between the two items or moving the "Show" item to the top of the menu should make mis-clicking much less frequent.

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: amd64
Date: Mon Jan 25 07:25:45 2010
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.04
Package: rhythmbox 0.12.6-1ubuntu6
ProcEnviron:
 LANGUAGE=nl_NL.UTF-8
 PATH=(custom, user)
 LANG=nl_NL.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.32-11.15-generic
SourcePackage: rhythmbox
Uname: Linux 2.6.32-11-generic x86_64

Martijn vdS (martijn) wrote :
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Thank you for your bug report

Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Ubuntu Desktop Bugs (desktop-bugs)
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Miguel Martinez (el-quark) wrote :

I just subscribed to this bug, after killing rhythmbox when I actually wanted to show it.

Do you guys miss the old functionality? In older versions rhythmbox reappeared when you left-clicked on the icon.

buratinas (buratinas) wrote :

Yes I miss. But I think that wasn't just a decision of rhythmbox, but rather of gnome. Almost all current applications use similar interface so it'd be hard to fix that.

IMHO the button should be placed in the top of menu like in transmission.
Why:
Solves current problem
Menu is more usable. Most people don't use 'Play' 'Prev' 'Next' buttons since these are accessible from the main window also and there are keyboard shortcuts.

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Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Incomplete
dino99 (9d9) wrote :

This version has expired

Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Invalid
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