Bug 600171 - Amarok volume control works counter intuitively when expanded in slim toolbar mode
Amarok volume control works counter intuitively when expanded in slim toolbar...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: amarok (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Rex Dieter
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2010-06-04 01:14 EDT by Gireesh Sreekantan
Modified: 2010-06-06 11:23 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-06-06 01:21:48 EDT
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Description Gireesh Sreekantan 2010-06-04 01:14:06 EDT
Description of problem:
Amarok volume control works in opposite direction to kmix and other volume controls when expanded (in slim toolbar mode). ie mouse-wheel scroll up decreases volume and mouse-wheel scroll down increases volume. 

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Open amarok and play any music
2.Scroll mouse wheel over amarok's volume control icon in toolbar without clicking it to expand. check the direction of wheel against volume.
3. Click the volume icon to get the volume bar.
3.Note the direction of scroll vs volume change and check against step 2 and kmix. The direction is reversed from #2 when the volume bar wasn't extended.
Actual results:
scroll down increases volume and scroll up decreases.

Expected results:
Amarok volume control bar should follow same convention as kmix, dragon (and others) for being intuitive. 

Additional info:
No functionality is lost but it is counter intuitive. 
Seems to happen only when the volume bar is expanded by clicking the volume icon in amarok in slim toolbar mode. In normal toolbar mode, clicking the icon mutes the volume.
Comment 1 Steven M. Parrish 2010-06-04 22:44:45 EDT
This is a issue which needs to be reported upstream.  Please file a report at

Please add upstream report info to this report.  We will monitor the upstream
report for a resolution.

Thanks for the report

Fedora Bugzappers volunteer triage team
Comment 2 Gireesh Sreekantan 2010-06-04 22:53:04 EDT
Filed upstream.

Comment 3 Gireesh Sreekantan 2010-06-06 01:21:48 EDT
Upstream fixed in 2.3.1 version of amarok.
Comment 4 Steven M. Parrish 2010-06-06 11:23:57 EDT
Thanks for reporting upstream and for the update

Fedora Bugzappers volunteer triage team

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