Ctrl+W shortcut non functional on blank tab after closing a blank tab

Bug #1488470 reported by Olivier Tilloy
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
webbrowser-app (Ubuntu)
Fix Released
Ugo Riboni

Bug Description

Steps to reproduce (on a desktop):

 - launch the browser
 - press Ctrl+T twice in a row to open two new blank tabs
 - press Ctrl+W, this closes the second blank tab
 - press Ctrl+W again

 Expected result: this closes the first blank tab
 Current result: nothing happens

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Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

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

Changed in webbrowser-app (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Ugo Riboni (uriboni)
Changed in webbrowser-app (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Ugo Riboni (uriboni)
Olivier Tilloy (osomon)
Changed in webbrowser-app (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → In Progress
Revision history for this message
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package webbrowser-app - 0.23+15.10.20150903.1-0ubuntu1

webbrowser-app (0.23+15.10.20150903.1-0ubuntu1) wily; urgency=medium

  [ CI Train Bot ]
  * New rebuild forced.
  * Resync trunk.

  [ Michael Terry ]
  * Use the Ubuntu/Canonical search tag when searching with DuckDuckGo.
    (LP: #1490283)

  [ Olivier Tilloy ]
  * Display a friendly message when the renderer process crashes or is
    killed. This adds a runtime dependency for webbrowser-app-autopilot
    on python3-psutil. (LP: #1375272)
  * Do not display the bottom edge hint on tablets in wide mode. (LP:
  * Update translation template.

  [ Riccardo Padovani ]
  * Don't store urls with status different from 2xx in the history. (LP:
  * Don't store urls with status different from 2xx in the history. (LP:

  [ Ugo Riboni ]
  * Allow choosing the bookmark folder when bookmarking a link from the
    context menu. Disable the bookmark option when the link is already
    bookmarked. Ensure the bookmark star state in the chrome is always
    consistent with the bookmarked state of the current webview URL.
    (LP: #1477314)
  * Properly reset focus when the current tab changes (including as a
    result of closing tabs). (LP: #1488470)

 -- CI Train Bot <email address hidden> Thu, 03 Sep 2015 09:46:35 +0000

Changed in webbrowser-app (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Released
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