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Bug 655325 - Avatars in notifications on GNOME Shell are incorrect.
Summary: Avatars in notifications on GNOME Shell are incorrect.
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Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: empathy
Version: 14
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Brian Pepple
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2010-11-20 13:52 UTC by Kvikende
Modified: 2012-08-16 17:12 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2012-08-16 17:12:28 UTC
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Description Kvikende 2010-11-20 13:52:56 UTC
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64; rv:2.0b7) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/4.0b7

I spoke with my good friend Sunniva yesterday (female name) and was impressed that the notifications showed both her name and her avatar and let me write back to her in the notification.

Today I'm speaking with another good friend, Rens (male name), and he has no avatar, however on the notification in GNOME Shell it shows Sunniva's avatar. This is not correct at all and is a bit confusing and disturbing.

This is with GNOME Shell on and with MSN and Empathy.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Speak with someone with avatar
2. Speak with someone else without avatar
Actual Results:  
Notifications have the other person's avatar

Expected Results:  
Notifications should either have no avatar or a default blank.

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