please bring back the running mouse login splash

Bug #148400 reported by Francisco Athens
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
xfce4-session (Ubuntu)
Fix Released
Cody A.W. Somerville

Bug Description

Binary package hint: xubuntu-default-settings

The running mouse seems to have been removed for some reason in Gutsy Xubuntu. It should be in /usr/lib/xfce4/splash/engines/ as but is currently missing...



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Lionel Le Folgoc (mrpouit) wrote :


Thanks for your bug report.
As far as I know, this was removed during feisty development cycle since it slowed down the desktop loading.

Changed in xubuntu-default-settings:
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
status: New → Triaged
Changed in xubuntu-default-settings:
assignee: nobody → cody-somerville
status: Triaged → In Progress
Changed in xfce4-session:
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
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Cody A.W. Somerville (cody-somerville) wrote :

xfce4-session (4.4.1-2ubuntu1) hardy; urgency=low

  * Merge from Debian unstable, remaining changes:
    - debian/patches/00_logout_dialog.patch
       . add suspend/hibernate options to logout dialog
       . add 'switch user' button to the logout dialog.
       . updated to include a call to _()
       . split the row of buttons into two
    - debian/patches/02_xubuntu_splash.patch
       + Install the xubuntu session splash
    - debian/patches/05_default_config.patch
       . Default GNOME services set to true to have accessibility
         services launched if installed
    - debian/pixmaps/xfce4-autostart-editor.png.uue, debian/rules
       . a menu icon (from Jozsef Mak) for the autostart-editor
    - debian/rules: Use cdbs with
    - debian/control:
       . Update Maintainer field
       . Depend on hal instead of recommend
       . Recommend procps
       . Conflicts & Replaces xfce4-toys
  * Added debian/patches/02_xubuntu_splash.patch from edgy
     LP: #148400
  * Removed obsolete patches:
    - debian/patches/01_correct_shadows.patch
    - debian/patches/02_use-mice-as-default-engine.patch

xfce4-session (4.4.1-2) unstable; urgency=low

  [ Yves-Alexis Perez ]
  * debian/control: build against dbus to enable users to shutdown through hal.
    See README.Debian for more details. closes: #431886
  * debian/postinst: use posix kill -s to avoid problems on hurd.

  [ Simon Huggins ]
  * debian/prerm: Use kill -s to keep Hurd and lintian happy at the same time.
  * debian/patches/03*: Add patch to -session.1 manpage for typos
                                                                closes: #351424
  * debian/patches/04*: Add patch to -session-logout.1 manpage for typos
                                                                closes: #381398
  * debian/control: Move fake Homepage field to a real one now dpkg
    supports it.

 -- <email address hidden> (Cody A.W. Somerville) Mon, 05 Nov 2007 19:30:08 -0400

Changed in xfce4-session:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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Jérôme Guelfucci (jerome-guelfucci-deactivatedaccount) wrote :

Cody : we still have bug 149004 so it's not safe to re-enable the splash screen...

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Cody A.W. Somerville (cody-somerville) wrote :

Jérôme Guelfucci: The session splash is not re-enabled. I've simply added the Xubuntu splash screen to the package again.

Furthermore, did anyone push that bug upstream?

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Jérôme Guelfucci (jerome-guelfucci-deactivatedaccount) wrote :

Cody : ok sorry, I had missunderstood this.

Concerning the bug, it hasn't but I'll do it as soon as possible.

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senya (senya) wrote :

Please open this bug again. Mouse is not there now in ubuntu 13.10.

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