HUD is sending 2 menu signals instead of 1

Bug #956878 reported by Rick Spencer on 2012-03-16
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This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Unity
Fix Released
High
Jay Taoko
unity (Ubuntu)
High
Unassigned
Precise
High
Unassigned

Bug Description

Steps:
1. open gedit
2. type "1 2" into gedit
3. hit alt to bring up the HUD
4. type "un" and enter to execute undo
Result:
the 1 and the 2 disappear, though they are 2 different entires in the undo stack
this is demonstratable by using the menu directly
this is effecting other applications as well

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.04
Package: indicator-appmenu 0.3.94-0ubuntu2
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.2.0-18.29-generic 3.2.9
Uname: Linux 3.2.0-18-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 1.94.1-0ubuntu2
Architecture: amd64
Date: Fri Mar 16 12:40:46 2012
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 11.10 "Oneiric Ocelot" - Beta amd64 (20110919)
ProcEnviron:
 TERM=xterm
 LANG=en_US.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
SourcePackage: indicator-appmenu
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to precise on 2012-01-14 (61 days ago)

Related branches

Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Thanks, that seems an unity bug, the hud-gtk test program doesn't have that issue, Ryan said he would have a look though

desrt (desrt) on 2012-03-16
affects: indicator-appmenu (Ubuntu) → unity (Ubuntu)
Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Gord Allott (gordallott) on 2012-03-16
Changed in unity:
assignee: nobody → Gord Allott (gordallott)
status: New → Confirmed
importance: Undecided → High
Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
stianst (stianst) wrote :

This only affects me when selecting choices in the HUD with the keyboard by pressing "Enter", when selecting with the mouse it works fine

stianst (stianst) wrote :

Not sure if it's relevant, but I upgraded to 12.04 beta 1 from a fairly fresh installation of 11.10

stianst (stianst) wrote :

As well as opening multiple tabs in Chrome and Nautilus (when searching for 'tab') I've also seen it executing different commands, for example:

1. open gedit
2. press 'alt' to open HUD
3. type 'pref'
4. use key down to select 'Edit > Preferences' and press 'Enter'

This opens the 'Preferences' dialog as well as 'Print Preview' (which is the first choice I get for 'pref' in the HUD). If I do the same, but write 'preferences' instead it works as expected.

Gord Allott (gordallott) on 2012-03-16
Changed in unity:
assignee: Gord Allott (gordallott) → Jay Taoko (jaytaoko)
Omer Akram (om26er) on 2012-03-16
Changed in unity:
milestone: none → 5.8.0
Jay Taoko (jaytaoko) on 2012-03-20
Changed in unity:
status: Confirmed → Fix Committed
Changed in unity (Ubuntu Precise):
status: Confirmed → Fix Committed
tags: added: rls-mgr-p-tracking
Didier Roche (didrocks) on 2012-03-23
Changed in unity:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :
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This bug was fixed in the package unity - 5.8.0-0ubuntu1

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unity (5.8.0-0ubuntu1) precise-proposed; urgency=low

  * New upstream release.
    - New "push mouse offscreen" feature really difficult to get (LP: #923749)
    - unity-2d-panel crashed with SIGSEGV in
      unity::indicator::DBusIndicators::Impl::RequestSyncAll() (LP: #864737)
    - Pressing "Alt+Enter" causes compiz to crash in CompOption::value() from
      unity::UnityScreen::showLauncherKeyTerminate (LP: #960957)
    - SEGSIGV after unplugging external monitor (LP: #962693)
    - Background colorization should use a different heuristic (LP: #865239)
    - compiz+unity3d generates > 50 wakeups a second on idle system
      (LP: #917210)
    - [FFe, UIFe] HUD - The HUD does not respect launcher autohide or icon
      size settings (LP: #921506)
    - clicking on folders in the file lens does not open nautilus
      (LP: #921665)
    - No text inside multirange filters (LP: #927710)
    - can't alt-tab restore minimized uis which have an instance on another
      workspace (LP: #933397)
    - Ubuntu Software Center Unity launcher integration is not working
      (LP: #932280)
    - The line separator between the launcher and the dash is cleared when
      selecting a category (LP: #941082)
    - unity-panel-service crashed with SIGSEGV in g_hash_table_foreach()
      (LP: #937119)
    - Alt-F10 locks up Unity (LP: #948522)
    - multimonitor, launcher: Provide an option to display either a single
      launcher or a launcher on each display in a multi-monitor environment
      (LP: #950136)
    - multimonitor: Please give me a way to turn off sticky monitor edges
      (LP: #946104)
    - Unity 5.6: key bindings (such as Super) don't work on empty workspace or
      on slow/loaded systems (LP: #953089)
    - Alt+arrows keyboard shortcuts don't invoke Back and Forward navigation
      (LP: #953783)
    - HUD is sending 2 menu signals instead of 1 (LP: #956878)
    - 6th item of HUD not fully visible (LP: #957229)
    - HUD: seems to trigger operations more than once (LP: #960503)
    - Launcher gets always desaturated when using HUD on secondary monitor
      (LP: #961169)
    - [5.8 pre staging] launcher is displayed on the left screen, not the
      primary one (LP: #961281)
    - launcher icons do not re-saturate after dash is closed (LP: #961844)
    - Launcher shows arrows for applications on all workspaces (LP: #961977)
    - Dash - Implement overlay scrollbars in Dash (LP: #608124)
    - [UIFe] Dash - No message displayed when no results are returned in the
      Dash (LP: #711199)
    - Dash - "See more..." line should be base-aligned with section header
      (LP: #748101)
    - Dash - Missing category separator line in dash (LP: #850984)
    - Dash and Launcher - As soon as a user starts dragging a file from the
      Dash, there is a 'flicker' before the Launcher icons that are valid drop
      receptacles re-saturate (LP: #863230)
    - Dash - When multiple results have equal string match relevancy ranking,
      those with equal ranking should be then sorted by frequency of use.
      (LP: #871900)
    - Keyboard shortcut - F10 shortcut is used to show m...

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Changed in unity (Ubuntu Precise):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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