Bug 753389

Summary: Terminal background always returns to transparent
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Paweł Prażak <pawelprazak>
Component: gnome-terminalAssignee: Matthias Clasen <mclasen>
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Description Paweł Prażak 2011-11-12 02:36:54 EST
Description of problem:
After upgrade with preupgrade gnome-terminal bg was set to transparent by default and than it keeps resetting itself to 'None'. It is full transparent every time it is started.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Name        : gnome-terminal
Arch        : x86_64
Version     : 3.2.1
Release     : 2.fc16
Size        : 8.1 M
Repo        : installed
From repo   : anaconda-0

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open gnome-terminal
2. You see transparent bg set to full, change transparency settings
3. Close terminal and start again, it is (full) transparent again
Actual results:
Broken bg.

Expected results:
Working bg.
Comment 1 Paweł Prażak 2011-11-12 02:39:10 EST
Created attachment 533214 [details]
Comment 2 Paweł Prażak 2011-11-12 02:42:59 EST
When transparency is set to 'Maximum' (no transparency, 100% bg) it is remembered, all other settings are being set to 0. I'd guess it's a float-integer related bug. Eg. 0,98 factor is set as 0. Just a wild guess ;)

As a workaround the transparency can be set to 100% or solid bg can be used.
Comment 3 Fedora Admin XMLRPC Client 2012-01-10 10:46:37 EST
This package has changed ownership in the Fedora Package Database.  Reassigning to the new owner of this component.
Comment 4 Fedora Admin XMLRPC Client 2012-01-10 10:49:37 EST
This package has changed ownership in the Fedora Package Database.  Reassigning to the new owner of this component.
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