Bug 80529 - Preferences entry "Window Focus" broken, should go away?
Summary: Preferences entry "Window Focus" broken, should go away?
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 79180
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: metacity
Version: 9
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Havoc Pennington
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-12-27 18:38 UTC by Daniel Resare
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:38 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 18:50:38 UTC

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Description Daniel Resare 2002-12-27 18:38:07 UTC
Description of problem:

When i start my freshly installed phoebe system and select "Preferences" ->
"Control center" from the Hat-menu I see the control panel items 'Window Focus'
and 'Windows'. When I click 'Window Focus' I get the following error:
"There was an error lanuching the application.
Details: Failed to execute child process "metacity-properties" (No such file or

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install a fresh phoebe
2. Log in
3. Open Hat-menu -> Preferences -> Window focus
Actual results:

The above mentioned error message

Expected results:

No error.. 

Additional info:

I can configure what I want in the 'Windows' control panel item, so i suppose
that 'window focus' should just go away.

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2003-01-01 04:26:53 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 79180 ***

Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 18:50:38 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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