Comment 62 for bug 682788

rawphi: great idea, it's what I am advocating for since first day 1 of Unity. There is now a little group (I hope growing) asking for something to be done for having a better global menu experience... https://launchpad.net/~focus-follows-mouse

see also bug #778418, bug #734325, bug #674138

I hope your patch could be integrated in all the app-menu flavors --- count on my vote for it.