Characters are no longer hilited when searching

Bug #1010189 reported by Matt Pharoah on 2012-06-07
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This bug affects 3 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ubuntu-themes (Ubuntu)
Low
Unassigned

Bug Description

In previous version of gucharmap, when you used Ctrl+F to search for a character, the current match would have a hilighted background so you can see which one it is.

In the current version on Ubuntu 12.04, this is no longer the case. The display still scrolls to show the currently matched character, and the text at the bottom-left shows the correct character, but the actual entry is no longer highlighted.

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in gucharmap (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in gucharmap (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Triaged
importance: Undecided → Low
Robert Ancell (robert-ancell) wrote :

Confirmed in 12.10. This is a theming issue as Adwaita correctly shows the highlight.

To reproduce:
1. Open gucharmap
2. Select a character in the map
3. Open search dialog with Ctrl+F
Expected result:
Character is still highlighted
Observed result:
Character is no longer highlighted.

It appears the theme is not rendering any highlight when the window has lost focus. Refocussing the window (i.e. clicking the top bar) correctly shows a highlight.

affects: gucharmap (Ubuntu) → light-themes (Ubuntu)
affects: light-themes (Ubuntu) → ubuntu-themes (Ubuntu)
Hans Deragon (deragon) wrote :

Persists in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Thar.

tags: added: trusty
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