Bug 581097 - [gnome-terminal] no size settings in profile anymore and gconf keys are being ignored
Summary: [gnome-terminal] no size settings in profile anymore and gconf keys are being...
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-terminal
Version: 13
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Behdad Esfahbod
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
: 600576 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-04-10 05:07 UTC by Joachim Frieben
Modified: 2011-06-27 15:30 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2011-06-27 15:30:41 UTC

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Description Joachim Frieben 2010-04-10 05:07:36 UTC
Description of problem:
After upgrading to final GNOME release 2.30.0, GNOME terminal has lost the option to set a default geometry in the profile section. Moreover, it simply starts up at size 80x24 whereas before, related gconf keys specifying a default geometry of 80x30 were being honoured.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Update to latest F13 including errata.
2. Close all GNOME terminals.
3. Open a new instance of the latter.
Actual results:
The new GNOME terminal has a geometry of 80x24.

Expected results:
The new GNOME terminal has a geometry of 80x30.

Additional info:
* Feature used to work for gnome-terminal-2.29.92-1.fc13.x86_64.
* Related gconf keys have values of default_size_columns=80,_size_rows=30.

Comment 1 Joachim Backes 2010-06-05 13:37:22 UTC
*** Bug 600576 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 2 Joachim Frieben 2010-12-07 09:42:54 UTC
As of gnome-terminal-2.30.1-1.fc13, setting gconf keys
still has no effect.

Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2011-06-02 15:30:44 UTC
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Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2011-06-27 15:30:41 UTC
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