Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 688441
Right-click -> New Window Does Not Work for GEdit
Last modified: 2012-08-07 14:17:39 EDT
Description of problem:
If I am running GEdit and right-click in the GNOME Shell Favourites Bar and choose new window to start another session, all that happens is the existing window switches to focus. GEdit seems to be the only application with this bug. Apps like the GNOME Shell, Firefox, etc, behave correctly.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Log into GNOME Shell.
2. Launch Gedit and do some work on a file.
3. Go into the Applications Overview with the intention of opening another GEdit window.
4. Right-click on the GEdit icon in the Favourites bar and choose "New Window."
The existing GEdit window switches to the front.
A new, separate GEdit window should open.
same problem for nautilus.
We can't open a new Files viewer by right clicking on the Dash board.
Therefor, that should be linked to gnome-shell and not gedit directly (not sure).
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