Clicking "Enabled" column header in Rhythmbox's plugins dialog enables/disables all plugins intead of sorting them

Bug #608000 reported by Tomasz Chrzczonowicz on 2010-07-20
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
rhythmbox (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: rhythmbox

Steps to reproduce:

1. Launch Rhythmbox
2. Go to Edit->Plugins
3. In the grid to the left click the "Enabled" column header

What happens:

All plugins get enabled. Click it once again and they're all disabled

What should happen:

Rhythmbox should sort the plugin list according to whether they're enabled or not.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.04
Package: rhythmbox 0.12.8-0ubuntu7
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.32-23.37-generic
Uname: Linux 2.6.32-23-generic x86_64
Architecture: amd64
Date: Wed Jul 21 00:59:48 2010
EcryptfsInUse: Yes
 PATH=(custom, user)
SourcePackage: rhythmbox

Tomasz Chrzczonowicz (tch) wrote :
Alexander Usyskin (sanniu) wrote :

I have looked into the rhythmbox source code.
This behavior is explicitly by design. We must talk with developers to understand their motives, and, may be, try to persuade to change this.

Tomasz Chrzczonowicz (tch) wrote :

How does one go about it?

Alexander Usyskin (sanniu) wrote :

According to the:
you can send a mail to the rhythmbox-devel mailing list (<email address hidden>) and ask them about this issue.

Pedro Villavicencio (pedro) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. A new version of Rhythmbox is available on Maverick and we are wondering if this bug is still an issue for you with that version? Could you please test and comment back? Thanks in advance.

Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete
Omer Akram (om26er) on 2010-10-15
Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → New
Victor Vargas (kamus) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. This particular bug has already been reported and is a duplicate of bug 608002, so it is being marked as such. Please look at the other bug report to see if there is any missing information that you can provide, or to see if there is a workaround for the bug. Additionally, any further discussion regarding the bug should occur in the other report. Please continue to report any other bugs you may find.

Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
Tomasz Chrzczonowicz (tch) wrote :

I don't think this is a duplicate, since it's about a different column with a different behaviour.

But if you think they both should be covered by one bug, then I'd need to update the name and description of the other bug, no?

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