Bug 3355 - Can't foreground window from task bar
Summary: Can't foreground window from task bar
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: distribution
Version: 6.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: David Lawrence
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Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 1999-06-09 02:36 UTC by Bill Chatfield
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1999-06-29 14:35:25 UTC

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Description Bill Chatfield 1999-06-09 02:36:33 UTC
Clicking on a program's button in the task bar does not
always bring the app to the foreground.  This seems to be
the case when Netscape is covering the window in question.
This is functionality that is critical to usability.  KDE
handels this correctly.

Comment 1 Jay Turner 1999-06-29 14:35:59 UTC
Verify that you have upgraded to the latest GNOME RPMs that are
available on the updates site.  Reopen this bug if you continue to
have trouble after updating.

Comment 2 explorer 1999-06-30 20:53:59 UTC
i haven't found any GNOME RPM's in the updates site.  I did find an
enlightenment update at http://niteowl.userfriendly.net/linux/RPM
that fixed this problem for me.

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