Bug 506537 - KDE apps trigger focus stealing prevention in metacity on workspace change
KDE apps trigger focus stealing prevention in metacity on workspace change
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: metacity (Show other bugs)
All Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Owen Taylor
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Reported: 2009-06-17 12:59 EDT by Olivier Fourdan
Modified: 2013-03-03 21:48 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-03-30 04:25:48 EDT
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Proposed patch (5.64 KB, patch)
2009-06-17 12:59 EDT, Olivier Fourdan
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External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
GNOME Desktop 400167 None None None Never

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Description Olivier Fourdan 2009-06-17 12:59:40 EDT
Created attachment 348297 [details]
Proposed patch

Description of problem:

KDE apps blink in gnome taskbar when changing workspaces in metacity.

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How reproducible:

100% reproducible

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open "gnome terminal" and "konsole" in one workspace
2. Focus "gnome terminal"
3. Switch to another workspace
4. Switch back to the original workspace
Actual results:

Either konsole is raised and focused or its entry is blinking in the taskbar.

Expected results:

konsole remain unfocused and does not blink in the taskbar

Additional info:

This is bug #400167 upstream - Patch from upstream attached.
Comment 1 Owen Taylor 2009-11-11 15:56:15 EST
built in dist-5E-qu-candidate as metacity-2.16.0-15.el5
Comment 5 errata-xmlrpc 2010-03-30 04:25:48 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on therefore solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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