Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 591909
Previewing alert sound in GNOME Sound Preferences requires doubleclicking for successive playback
Last modified: 2015-03-01 22:59:03 EST
Description of problem:
When testing out the alert sounds in GNOME Sound Preferences and the desired sound is already selected, it takes a double click to hear the sound again instead of a single click.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open "Sound Preferences" dialog
2. In the Sound Effects tab select any alert sound.
3. Single-click the same sound again.
No sound second time.
The same sound should be heard after second click.
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This is just the difference between selection and activation.
single-click on non-selected row = selection
double-click on any row = activation
single-click on already-selected row = nothing
The capplet plays the sound when it is selected or when it is activated.
Fixed in gnome-media-2.29.91-6.el6
VERIFIED on gnome-media-2.29.91-6.el6
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0 is now available and should resolve
the problem described in this bug report. This report is therefore being closed
with a resolution of CURRENTRELEASE. You may reopen this bug report if the
solution does not work for you.