Launcher - Quicklist menu does not respond to being opened on a new icon if already open

Reported by Lohith D Shivamurthy on 2011-11-16
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This bug affects 4 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Ayatana Design
High
John Lea
Unity
High
Brandon Schaefer
unity (Ubuntu)
High
Unassigned

Bug Description

1) Reveal launcher, right click on any launcher icon lets say firefox
2) Move the mouse over another launcher icon like nautilus
3) right click again.

What currently happens:
At (3), the previous menu is closed. The new menu is not displayed. right click the same tile again, now the menu is shown.

Desired behavour:
At (3), the previous menu should be closed immediately and new menu opened simultainously.

Related branches

lp:~brandontschaefer/unity/ql-right-click-fixes
Merged into lp:unity at revision 2555
Thomi Richards: Approve (quality) on 2012-08-13
Marco Trevisan (Treviño): Approve on 2012-08-03
Omer Akram (om26er) wrote :

I am quite confident this was not an issue in the past.

Changed in unity:
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
description: updated
JC (nothingness) wrote :

I always have this problem
Ubuntu 11.10 64bit
unity 4.24.0-0ubuntu2b1

Omer Akram (om26er) on 2012-07-24
Changed in unity:
status: Confirmed → Incomplete
Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Incomplete
tags: added: needs-design
John Lea (johnlea) on 2012-07-26
tags: added: udp
removed: needs-design
Changed in ayatana-design:
assignee: nobody → John Lea (johnlea)
importance: Undecided → High
status: New → Triaged
Changed in unity:
status: Incomplete → Triaged
Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Triaged
Changed in unity:
milestone: none → backlog
description: updated
Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
Changed in unity:
importance: Undecided → High
John Lea (johnlea) on 2012-07-26
summary: - [launcher] contextual menu needs right click twice
+ Launcher - Quicklist menu does not respond to being opened on a new icon
+ if already open
Changed in unity:
assignee: nobody → Brandon Schaefer (brandontschaefer)
Changed in unity:
status: Triaged → In Progress
Changed in unity:
milestone: backlog → 6.2
John Lea (johnlea) on 2012-08-08
Changed in ayatana-design:
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
Didier Roche (didrocks) on 2012-08-10
Changed in unity:
milestone: 6.2 → 6.4
Changed in unity:
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :
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This bug was fixed in the package unity - 6.4.0-0ubuntu1

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unity (6.4.0-0ubuntu1) quantal-proposed; urgency=low

  [ Łukasz 'sil2100' Zemczak ]
  * New upstream release.
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      (LP: #1038138)
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      now (LP: #1036609)
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      and displaced (LP: #1036528)
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      over the Launcher (e.g. When ...

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Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Changed in unity:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Changed in ayatana-design:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
tags: added: reviewedbydesignq
removed: udp
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