Bug 1285876 - FreeRDP does not appear in taskbar
FreeRDP does not appear in taskbar
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: freerdp (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Mads Kiilerich
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2015-11-26 14:46 EST by Marc Muehlfeld
Modified: 2016-12-20 11:19 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2016-12-20 11:19:38 EST
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2015-11-26 14:46 EST, Marc Muehlfeld
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Description Marc Muehlfeld 2015-11-26 14:46:04 EST
Created attachment 1099404 [details]

Description of problem:
If you have opened FreeRDP, it isn't shown on the Cinnamon taskbar. If it's in the background you don't see, that this program is still open and if minimized, you the only way to get it to the front again is using [Alt]+[Tab].

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
running on

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Have Cinnamon as desktop environment
2. Connect via FreeRDP to a host

Actual results:
While FreeRDP is running, it is not shown on the Cinnamon task bar.

Expected results:
FreeRDP should be shown like all other programs
Comment 1 veehexx 2015-12-18 04:49:06 EST
Exact same problem here on fedora23/cinnamon, running freerdp-2.0.0 git 97edeca.
Comment 2 argonym 2016-05-23 05:45:35 EDT
After having upgraded to cinnamon 3.0.x, this issue seems to be fixed.
(I also updated to FreeRDP master somewhen during the last week, so it's possible that it got fixed in FreeRDP instead.)
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