Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 457146
gdm regression - unnecessary use of mouse
Last modified: 2015-01-14 18:21:40 EST
Description of problem:
Using fedora-8's gdm-2.20.5-3.fc8.x86_64 it was possible to login without
touching the mouse. Input focus was in a username text box.
With Rawhides latest gdm its necessary to first use the mouse to select a user.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.(gdm login screen)
need to use mouse
no need for mouse to login
focus should be such that you can just type the username and press enter. that
Oh, I don't know why you have to hide the input text field?
but OK, that works.
I take that back, it doesn't always work. In fact, it doesn't work on the first
gdm screen after a reboot.
(don't touch the mouse)
2. type in a user name and enter, or just enter for the current name
Looks like we've had some initial focus regression since f-9. Dave mentioned
seeing it on IRC, too, so i'm adding him to the cc list.
Looking at the code, I only ever see us grab the focus to the auth-entry.
There probably needs to be some gtk_widget_grab_focus (user_chooser) at the
*** Bug 458623 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Fixed upstream. Will appear in the beta.