Launcher - Escape from 'drag behind the Launcher' interaction

Reported by John Lea on 2011-04-04
6
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Ayatana Design
Medium
John Lea
Unity
Medium
Unassigned
unity (Ubuntu)
Medium
Unassigned

Bug Description

Launcher - If a user accidentally triggers the 'drag behind the Launcher' interaction, they should be able to make the Launcher re-appear by:

a) dragging outside the Launcher area

John Lea (johnlea) on 2011-04-04
Changed in ayatana-design:
status: New → Fix Released
assignee: nobody → John Lea (johnlea)
importance: Undecided → Medium
tags: added: udt
Changed in unity:
assignee: nobody → Neil J. Patel (njpatel)
status: New → Triaged
milestone: none → 3.8.4
Didier Roche (didrocks) on 2011-04-05
Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
status: New → Triaged
Didier Roche (didrocks) on 2011-04-07
Changed in unity:
milestone: 3.8.4 → 3.8.6
Jason Smith (jassmith) wrote :

All my bugs are highly important once I have fixed them

Changed in unity:
assignee: Neil J. Patel (njpatel) → Jason Smith (jassmith)
importance: Undecided → High
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
Didier Roche (didrocks) wrote :

Yeah, but when the release is published… it's released, not committed Jason :-)

Didier Roche (didrocks) on 2011-04-08
Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
Didier Roche (didrocks) on 2011-04-11
Changed in unity:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package unity - 3.8.6-0ubuntu1

---------------
unity (3.8.6-0ubuntu1) natty; urgency=low

  * New upstream release.
    - compiz crashed with SIGABRT in raise() (LP: #748163)
    - System freezes when maximize button is clicked (LP: #754063)
    - compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in QuicklistView::IsMenuItemSeperator()
      (LP: #754302)
    - compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in std::_List_node_base::_M_hook()
      (LP: #754235)
    - compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in ubus_server_pump_message_queue()
      (LP: #754657)
    - drag from dash to launcher (LP: #662616)
    - Add a test case for unity-decorator regressions (LP: #736878)
    - the files place category combo has empty space (LP: #741641)
    - panel superposition (LP: #742859)
    - Unity Launcher stops autohiding and is not responsive (LP: #744325)
    - Unity Launcher stops autohiding and is not responsive (LP: #744325)
    - [FFE] Need API to set urgency from background process (LP: #747677)
    - Launcher - Escape from 'drag behind the Launcher' interaction
      (LP: #750298)
    - Launcher needs to be desaturated when Dash is open, not transparent.
      (LP: #750358)
    - compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in free() (LP: #752293)
    - migrate_favorites.py crashed with ImportError in __main__: No module
      named gconf (LP: #752176)
    - compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in PluginClassHandler<DecorWindow,
      CompWindow, 0>::get() (LP: #743807)
    - cannot close the dash by clicking on the bfb (LP: #753914)
    - Animation for Grid Previews is broken (LP: #754088)
    - compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in PanelMenuView::OnPlaceViewShown()
      (LP: #754585)
    - Pressing F10 then "left arrow" wit Unity on Natty makes the system
      unusable (LP: #756867)
    - compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in __pthread_mutex_lock() (LP: #711231)
    - Tooltips and Dash Font Problems (LP: #741605)
    - Title elipisising incorrect. Type “Shotwell” for a good example
      (LP: #750350)
    - compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in Launcher::Launcher() (LP: #748096)
    - BFB - Turn top left corner blue rather than Ubuntu logo (LP: #755286)
    - launcher appears and gets stuck when resizing windows with mouse
      (LP: #754690)
    - Wrong item gets dragged out (LP: #729796)
    - Launcher - when the launcher is folded, the bottom icon partially falls
      off the end of the screen (LP: #731869)
    - unity-window-decorator: Resize padding: Tiny focused windows lose resize
      padding and shadow when <69 pixels wide (LP: #737707)
    - Deinstalling an application with launcher entry leaves orphaned shortcut
      (LP: #748107)
    - Two Nautilus windows open when clicked on a device icon on Launcher
      (started after 3.8.2) (LP: #748299)
    - compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in Launcher::AnimationTimeout()
      (LP: #749890)
  * debian/control:
    - build-dep on latest nux (ABI break)
  * debian/unity-common.install:
    - install the desktop file for the new capplet
 -- Didier Roche <email address hidden> Mon, 11 Apr 2011 12:42:33 +0200

Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
John Lea (johnlea) wrote :

Moved back to triaged as dragging outside of Launcher area appears to be broken.

tags: added: udo
Changed in unity:
status: Fix Released → Triaged
Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Released → Triaged
Jason Smith (jassmith) on 2011-05-05
Changed in unity:
milestone: 3.8.6 → ux-backlog-1
John Lea (johnlea) on 2011-05-06
Changed in ayatana-design:
importance: Medium → Low
importance: Low → High
Jorge O. Castro (jorge) on 2011-06-07
tags: added: backlog
description: updated
John Lea (johnlea) on 2011-10-18
tags: added: udp
Changed in unity:
milestone: none → backlog
Changed in ayatana-design:
status: Fix Released → Fix Committed
Omer Akram (om26er) on 2012-02-13
Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
Omer Akram (om26er) on 2012-07-09
Changed in unity:
importance: High → Medium
Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
importance: High → Medium
Changed in unity:
assignee: Jason Smith (jassmith) → nobody
Tim Penhey (thumper) on 2012-09-14
Changed in unity:
milestone: backlog → none
Tim Penhey (thumper) on 2012-09-14
tags: added: exbacklog
John Lea (johnlea) on 2012-10-12
Changed in ayatana-design:
importance: High → Medium
Stephen M. Webb (bregma) on 2014-04-15
Changed in unity:
status: Triaged → Fix Released
Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Released
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