Launcher doesn't restore Files window properly

Bug #1188564 reported by Szymon Madeja on 2013-06-07
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Bug Description

When I minimize Files after navigating to a location on a mounted (non-root) filesystem, I can't restore it by clicking its icon on the Launcher. Instead, a new Files window comes up. I can still access all the windows through Alt + Tab.

Steps to reproduce:
1. Open Files
2. Navigate to a mounted filesystem (a pendrive, for example)
3. Minimize Files
4. Click Files icon on the Launcher

What should happen:
Files window should get restored

What happens:
A new Files window comes up, the other is still open, but inaccessible through Launcher

I've recorder a video showing the bug: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l4eviPA84t8

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 13.04
Package: unity 7.0.0daily13.04.18~13.04-0ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.8.0-23.34-generic 3.8.11
Uname: Linux 3.8.0-23-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.9.2-0ubuntu8.1
Architecture: amd64
CompizPlugins: No value set for `/apps/compiz-1/general/screen0/options/active_plugins'
Date: Fri Jun 7 12:13:46 2013
InstallationDate: Installed on 2013-05-24 (13 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 13.04 "Raring Ringtail" - Release amd64 (20130424)
MarkForUpload: True
SourcePackage: unity
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

summary: - Launcher doesn't maximize Files properly
+ Launcher doesn't restore Files window properly
description: updated
description: updated
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