Reset behavior settings wrongly add the "show-desktop" icon to the launcher

Bug #1705063 reported by Marco Trevisan (Treviño) on 2017-07-18
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
unity-control-center (Ubuntu)
Marco Trevisan (Treviño)

Bug Description


Show desktop launcher icon is added to the launcher after restoring behavior settings

[Test case]
1. Open appearnace panel
2. Ensure that the
3. Press the "Restore behavior settings" button
4. Launcher "show-desktop" icon shouldn't be there afterwards

[Possible regressions]

Really nothing known, we might break the launcher favorites.

Related branches

Changed in unity-control-center (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package unity-control-center - 15.04.0+17.10.20170718.1-0ubuntu1

unity-control-center (15.04.0+17.10.20170718.1-0ubuntu1) artful; urgency=medium

  * Appearance: listen to compiz-profile key instead of lowgfx (LP:

 -- Marco Trevisan (Treviño) <> Tue, 18 Jul 2017 16:52:15 +0000

Changed in unity-control-center (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Released

Hello Marco, or anyone else affected,

Accepted unity-control-center into xenial-proposed. The package will build now and be available at in a few hours, and then in the -proposed repository.

Please help us by testing this new package. See for documentation on how to enable and use -proposed.Your feedback will aid us getting this update out to other Ubuntu users.

If this package fixes the bug for you, please add a comment to this bug, mentioning the version of the package you tested and change the tag from verification-needed-xenial to verification-done-xenial. If it does not fix the bug for you, please add a comment stating that, and change the tag to verification-failed-xenial. In either case, details of your testing will help us make a better decision.

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Changed in unity-control-center (Ubuntu Xenial):
status: New → Fix Committed
tags: added: verification-needed verification-needed-xenial

Tested with:

  Installed: 15.04.0+16.04.20171130-0ubuntu1
  Candidate: 15.04.0+16.04.20171130-0ubuntu1
  Version table:
 *** 15.04.0+16.04.20171130-0ubuntu1 500

Can confirm the fix works.

tags: added: verification-done verification-done-xenial
removed: verification-needed verification-needed-xenial
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package unity-control-center - 15.04.0+16.04.20171130-0ubuntu1

unity-control-center (15.04.0+16.04.20171130-0ubuntu1) xenial; urgency=medium

  * Appearance: create GroupedGSettings class to manage group of
    gsettings sharing the schema (LP: #1700600)
  * Appearance: set show-desktop to false when resetting the settings
    (LP: #1705063)

 -- Marco Trevisan (Treviño) <> Thu, 30 Nov 2017 23:13:26 +0000

Changed in unity-control-center (Ubuntu Xenial):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released

The verification of the Stable Release Update for unity-control-center has completed successfully and the package has now been released to -updates. Subsequently, the Ubuntu Stable Release Updates Team is being unsubscribed and will not receive messages about this bug report. In the event that you encounter a regression using the package from -updates please report a new bug using ubuntu-bug and tag the bug report regression-update so we can easily find any regressions.

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