Bug 581097

Summary: [gnome-terminal] no size settings in profile anymore and gconf keys are being ignored
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Joachim Frieben <jfrieben>
Component: gnome-terminalAssignee: Behdad Esfahbod <behdad>
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: 13CC: behdad, joachim.backes, jonrysh, tore
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Description Joachim Frieben 2010-04-10 01:07:36 EDT
Description of problem:
After upgrading to final GNOME release 2.30.0, GNOME terminal has lost the option to set a default geometry in the profile section. Moreover, it simply starts up at size 80x24 whereas before, related gconf keys specifying a default geometry of 80x30 were being honoured.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Update to latest F13 including errata.
2. Close all GNOME terminals.
3. Open a new instance of the latter.
Actual results:
The new GNOME terminal has a geometry of 80x24.

Expected results:
The new GNOME terminal has a geometry of 80x30.

Additional info:
* Feature used to work for gnome-terminal-2.29.92-1.fc13.x86_64.
* Related gconf keys have values of default_size_columns=80,_size_rows=30.
Comment 1 Joachim Backes 2010-06-05 09:37:22 EDT
*** Bug 600576 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 2 Joachim Frieben 2010-12-07 04:42:54 EST
As of gnome-terminal-2.30.1-1.fc13, setting gconf keys
still has no effect.
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