Rhythmbox should not have "delete" nor "paste" option for read-only track name display

Bug #81901 reported by Benjamin Goodger on 2007-01-27
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
rhythmbox (Ubuntu)
Pascal Potvin

Bug Description

Binary package hint: rhythmbox

I'm using Edgy.

Reproduction: When playing a track in Rhythmbox, a line of text is displayed with (my variable names) "$track by $artist from $album" in it. This line is selectable and context-menuable with "paste" and "delete" options, which are always (appropriately) greyed out and surely should not be included given that the line is read-only by design.

Fix: This widget should have its context menu stripped of the useless items "paste" and "delete" unless GTK does not permit it.

Pascal Potvin (pascal-potvin) wrote :

I can confirm this, and also, I agree with Ben.

It is really important to open rhythmbox and hover said widget to understand what he means.

I think this bug is easy to fix, and if no one has the time, I will try to submit a patch.

Changed in rhythmbox:
assignee: nobody → pascal-potvin
status: Unconfirmed → Confirmed

Very minor, not sure to call this a bug.
Setting importance wishlist.

Changed in rhythmbox:
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

I've forwarded that bug upstream: http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=401708

Pascal, you are welcome to work on a patch for that

Changed in rhythmbox:
status: Unknown → Unconfirmed
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Comment from upstream:

"The delete/cut/paste options are provided by GtkLabel, and I'm not sure if
there is a way to change it. If it makes sense to change it, it would be better
done at the GTK level, so it affects all applications."

Bug watch present; setting bug to "triaged".

Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Triaged
Changed in rhythmbox:
importance: Unknown → Low
Changed in rhythmbox:
status: New → Expired
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