Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1031530
Switching between messages in message-tray doesn't work
Last modified: 2015-06-29 08:58:17 EDT
Description of problem:
When I have opened notification and click on another one on the message-tray it
doesn't open. Just the icon is highlighted. When you click on the same icon
again the opened notification is closed and its icon is highlighted.
So when I want to open some message I have to close opened one and then open
the desired one.
Upstream bug is https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=709892 You can find screencast of this problem there.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
I'm proposing this bug as blocker. It violates the final criterion: "All elements of the default panel (or equivalent) configuration in all release-blocking desktops must function correctly in typical use."
Annoying, but hardly a blocker.
This only affects icons which pop up a bubble. Other icons which immediately trigger some action (e.g. xchat icon, if you click on it, it shows or hides the chat window) are not affected - you can click on them even if a bubble from a different icon is displayed.
WRT bubble-using icons, the workaround here is to close one bubble before you click on the next icon. As mentioned in comment 0. It's non-intuitive, but probably discoverable after a while.
Discussed at 2013-11-20 blocker review meeting: http://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-blocker-review/2013-11-20/f20-blocker-review.2013-11-20-17.00.log.txt . Although it does kinda seem to hit the criterion, we were solidly of the opinion this is too trivial to be a release blocker. We may need to consider tweaking the criterion a bit - it was written in the days when gnome-panel was very stable and fairly simple, it may be slightly too high of a bar for Shell.
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