[Bug 133541] Gutsy: expand window to full height now goes to far in GNOME

2007-08-19 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: Binary package hint: libgnome-window-settings1 Using keyboard shortcuts, I have set a key (F8 in my case) to make the window manager expand the current window to full *height*, leaving the width unchanged. It recently stopped working nicely: now it expands windows so that

[Bug 133543] Gutsy: evince 0.9.3 fails to save a copy of PDF, without warning or error

2007-08-19 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: Binary package hint: evince Under Gutsy, I make a PDF from LyX. It pops up in Evince 0.9.3. I choose the available option Save a copy under File in Evince. I give it a file name, click okay. I get no errors, but no file is saved. The file is small, there are no copy

[Bug 48386] Re: Dictionary lookup applet is far too small

2006-06-11 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Moreover, most keystrokes, such as arrow navigation or page down, which might be able to help this situation, are not accepted by the applet (it doesn't take the focus?). The window must be resizable, the lookup-word font smaller, less space under the title, and a vastly better scrolling

[Bug 50873] Connect to server results in broken network share on desktop from failed mount

2006-06-24 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: Binary package hint: nautilus On the latest Dapper, From nautilus, I choose to make a network share connect to server with: SSH Under server, I enter anything wrong, e.g. a nonexistent host: none.edu After clikcing on connect, a folder appears on my desktop, even though it

[Bug 69777] Menu has no highlighting

2006-11-01 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: Binary package hint: gnome-panel I installed edgy fresh, but with some old /home. New users work okay, but my Dapper user gets no visible highlighting etc when using the menu in the top gnome-panel. I click on a menu and can navigate, can see the cursor (an arrow), but I

[Bug 69411] Re: GNOME CD burner hangs on Write to Disc dialog

2006-11-17 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Same problem here, with the latest fresh edgy, but I am not trying to copy a complex structure. I am just trying to burn three shallow directories albeit with lots (2000) files adding up to not much (100 MB). I cannot get it written, neither to the CD nor to an ISO file. The greyed-out dialog

[Bug 72284] All nautilus windows become unresponsive when asked to copy a large directory into burn:///

2006-11-17 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: Binary package hint: nautilus-cd-burner I can't think of a more basic task for nautilus cd burner to be able to handle... so not sure what's wrong. I'm on the latest edgy. I insert a blank CD. I choose to make a data CD. I open another nautilus window. I drag a large

[Bug 72284] Re: All nautilus windows become unresponsive when asked to copy a large directory into burn:///

2006-11-25 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Okay, it's not any large directory that causes a problem. But this one (untar it), drag directory into burner seems a robust crash: http://grad.econ.ubc.ca/cpbl/tmp/2000.tgz I did as you asked while the windows were unresponsive: (gdb) thread apply all bt Thread 3 (Thread -1242395744 (LWP

[Bug 69777] Re: Gnome menus lack highlighting for Dapper account under fresh Edgy install

2006-12-25 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Ah, thanks -- good idea. Yes, the problem seems to be with my theme's making use of H20-gtk2 for controls, which seems not to work for me under Edgy. I don't know why that is, but I'll withdraw the bug, unless someone else is interested. Thanks! ** Changed in: gnome-panel (Ubuntu)

[Bug 357746] [NEW] gnome-panel not dockable/movable after upgrad to Jaunty

2009-04-08 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: Binary package hint: metacity Upgraded to 9.04 beta from 8.10. Now I can no longer move the panels at the top and bottom of my screen. In particular I need to move the bottom one onto a second display that lives below the primary display. I don't know if this is a metacity

[Bug 357749] [NEW] expand window not aware of gnome-panel after upgrade to jaunty

2009-04-08 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: Binary package hint: gnome-panel After upgrade from 8.10 to 9.04beta, expanding a window to full screen now extends under the bottom panel of gnome-panel, making it impossible to see a key part of the window. This bug previously existed as

[Bug 671565] [NEW] GUI launch fails strangely when done from a secondary login, ssh -X

2010-11-05 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: Binary package hint: evince Here's what I did: ssh -X secondu...@localhost evince myfile.pdf ie, after logging in as a different user, I launch evince. It does not fully die (ie it stays in the foreground / I don't get my prompt back), but no window comes up and I get:

[Bug 671565] Re: GUI launch fails strangely when done from a secondary login, ssh -X

2010-11-05 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
-- GUI launch fails strangely when done from a secondary login, ssh -X https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/671565 You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to evince in ubuntu. -- desktop-bugs mailing list desktop-bugs@lists.ubuntu.com

[Bug 672650] [NEW] two-finger scroll on Lenovo T410s should be available, but isn't

2010-11-08 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: Binary package hint: gnome-control-center Hello. The option for 2-finger scrolling is greyed out in the gnome- mouse-properties dialog under Ubuntu 10.10 on Lenovo T410s. Yet doing the following: xinput set-prop SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad Synaptics Two-Finger Scrolling 1 0

[Bug 672650] Re: two-finger scroll on Lenovo T410s should be available, but isn't

2010-11-08 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
-- two-finger scroll on Lenovo T410s should be available, but isn't https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/672650 You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to gnome-control-center in ubuntu. -- desktop-bugs mailing list

[Bug 777504] Re: dual monitors unity 11.04

2011-05-04 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
*** This bug is a duplicate of bug 776565 *** https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/776565 ** This bug has been marked a duplicate of bug 776565 compiz no longer able to drive my external monitor on upgrade to 11.04; does not recover * You can subscribe to bug 776565 by following this link:

[Bug 672650] Re: two-finger scroll on Lenovo T410s should be available, but isn't

2011-05-04 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Seems to be solved in 11.04 release. Thanks, magic people. I'm marking it released, though it may never have been specifically addressed. ** Changed in: gnome-control-center (Ubuntu) Status: New = Fix Released -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu

[Bug 777504] Re: dual monitors unity 11.04

2011-05-10 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
*** This bug is a duplicate of bug 776565 *** https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/776565 I don't think this is a duplicate of https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/776565 anymore. It seems that Compiz may work okay, in which case the focus of this bug on Unity is appropriate. -- You received this bug

[Bug 786309] [NEW] cannot set default mail reader to alpine or anything else

2011-05-21 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: Binary package hint: gnome-control-center when choosing default applications from menu in clean 11.04 install, I get no choices other than evolution! Even if, e.g. alpine, is installed. So I want to specify a custom script/program, but it won't let me. ProblemType: Bug

[Bug 786309] Re: cannot set default mail reader to alpine or anything else

2011-05-21 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
-- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to gnome-control-center in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/786309 Title: cannot set default mail reader to alpine or anything else -- desktop-bugs mailing list

[Bug 786311] [NEW] help fails in gnome-default-applications chooser

2011-05-21 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: Binary package hint: gnome-control-center Clean 11.04 install (countless, countless problems) When I choose to set my preferred applications (gnome-default-applicaiton-properties), I click on Help and get: Unknown Error The file

[Bug 786311] Re: help fails in gnome-default-applications chooser

2011-05-21 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
-- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to gnome-control-center in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/786311 Title: help fails in gnome-default-applications chooser -- desktop-bugs mailing list

[Bug 786311] Re: help fails in gnome-default-applications chooser

2011-06-02 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
** Changed in: gnome-control-center (Ubuntu) Status: New = Confirmed -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to gnome-control-center in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/786311 Title: help fails in

[Bug 624116] [NEW] mousepad edge jumps despite edge scrolling turned off

2010-08-25 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: Binary package hint: gnome-control-center I've a Zareason Lightlap (Asus S62E). Only about 5/6 of my mousepad is usable because the right edge behaves very erratically /jumps, as though it were allocated for edge scrolling, even though it isn't (not according to settings,

[Bug 624116] Re: mousepad edge jumps despite edge scrolling turned off

2010-08-25 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
** Attachment added: Dependencies.txt https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/624116/+attachment/1518265/+files/Dependencies.txt ** Attachment added: ProcMaps.txt https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/624116/+attachment/1518266/+files/ProcMaps.txt ** Attachment added: ProcStatus.txt

[Bug 657544] [NEW] key bindings fail in multiple ways: names are wrong, new assignments don't work

2010-10-09 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: Binary package hint: gnome-control-center After a recent update?? my key-binding for launching a new terminal (Alt -F1 in my account) did not work. I launched the keybinding GUI and typed Alt-F1 for this action and it read my keys as Alt-XF86Battery. It nevertheless

[Bug 657544] Re: key bindings fail in multiple ways: names are wrong, new assignments don't work

2010-10-09 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
** Attachment added: Dependencies.txt https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/657544/+attachment/1681094/+files/Dependencies.txt ** Attachment added: ProcMaps.txt https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/657544/+attachment/1681095/+files/ProcMaps.txt ** Attachment added: ProcStatus.txt

[Bug 353460] Re: revive from suspend displays screen contents before unlocked

2010-02-16 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
It appears to me no longer to occur in Karmic. I'm marking it fixed. ** Changed in: gnome-screensaver (Ubuntu) Status: Incomplete = Fix Released -- revive from suspend displays screen contents before unlocked https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/353460 You received this bug notification

[Bug 298651] Re: Using extended desktop, application disapears from taskbar.

2009-09-16 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
The problem was not fixed in 9.04. I am running the latest update. I have an extended desktop with the extension on top of my primary (laptop) screen. I have a taskbar at the bottom of the pair which shows icons of windows. Windows only show up on the taskbar if they are more than 50% in the

[Bug 861389] Re: after screen dims (idle / screensaver), cannot rebrighten it

2011-10-06 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
then I'm marking it as confirmed. Seems very high priority to me if it were widespread... ** Changed in: gnome-screensaver (Ubuntu) Status: New = Confirmed -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to gnome-screensaver in

[Bug 872843] [NEW] Attempting to click Browse Nework in Nautilus gives Could not display network:/// Nautilus cannot handle network locations.

2011-10-12 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: The machine has an Internet address and is fully connected. Attempting to click Browse Nework in a Nautilus window gives Could not display network:/// Nautilus cannot handle network locations. ProblemType: Bug DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.10 Package: nautilus 1:3.2.0-0ubuntu5

[Bug 872843] Re: Attempting to click Browse Nework in Nautilus gives Could not display network:/// Nautilus cannot handle network locations.

2011-10-12 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
-- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/872843 Title: Attempting to click Browse Nework in Nautilus gives Could not display network:/// Nautilus cannot handle network

[Bug 872841] Re: Attempting to view Trash in Nautilus gives The folder contents could not be displayed ...Operation not supported

2011-10-12 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
-- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/872841 Title: Attempting to view Trash in Nautilus gives The folder contents could not be displayed ...Operation not supported To

[Bug 872841] [NEW] Attempting to view Trash in Nautilus gives The folder contents could not be displayed ...Operation not supported

2011-10-12 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: Latest update of 11.10. I launch a Nautilus window. I click on Trash in the left panel. A popup tells me The folder contents could not be displayed. Sorry, could not display all the contents of trash: Operation not supported What should happen... is that Trash, empty or

[Bug 874073] Re: pop-up notification hides when mouse reaches it

2011-10-14 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
-- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to empathy in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/874073 Title: pop-up notification hides when mouse reaches it To manage notifications about this bug go to:

[Bug 874073] [NEW] pop-up notification hides when mouse reaches it

2011-10-14 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: A popup notification in the top right shows me a text message someone sent me through one of my empathy accounts. when i mouse up to click on it, hoping it will either make it go away or take me to its master (a more detailed chat window), it instead disappears when my mouse

[Bug 877478] [NEW] Nautilus says: Could not display computer:. Nautilus cannot handle computer locations.

2011-10-18 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: From a nautilus window, I choose the Go menu and Computer. I get a popup saying: Could not display computer:. Nautilus cannot handle computer locations. ProblemType: Bug DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.10 Package: nautilus 1:3.2.0-0ubuntu5 ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu

[Bug 877478] Re: Nautilus says: Could not display computer:. Nautilus cannot handle computer locations.

2011-10-18 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
-- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/877478 Title: Nautilus says: Could not display computer:. Nautilus cannot handle computer locations. To manage notifications

[Bug 872841] Re: Attempting to view Trash in Nautilus gives The folder contents could not be displayed ...Operation not supported

2011-10-20 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
(Delay in response: this clean installation of 11.10 with no exotic installs melted down, so that I could only log in on tty! I have just reinstalled 11.10 from scratch, clean. The bug reported here recurred.) Ah, yes, there's a key caveat. Logged in locally, nautilus behaves okay. I mostly log

[Bug 872841] Re: Attempting to view Trash in Nautilus gives The folder contents could not be displayed ...Operation not supported

2011-10-20 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
[Please ignore post above.] The 3rd paragraph is wrong. The first two are correct: (Delay in response: this clean installation of 11.10 with no exotic installs melted down, so that I could only log in on tty! I have just reinstalled 11.10 from scratch, clean. The bug reported here recurred.) Ah,

[Bug 861389] Re: after screen dims (idle / screensaver), cannot rebrighten it

2011-10-27 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
*** This bug is a duplicate of bug 872652 *** https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/872652 As far as I can tell, it probably is, so I'm marking it as such. Btw, although the workaround of a user-level setting to never dim the screen works in part, the screen will also dim on lightdm before anyone

[Bug 731785] Re: failure to establish video stream

2011-10-28 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
I can receive and establish audio calls from/to Gtalk using Empathy, but video fails in just the manner described. 11.04 (and 11.10), 64bit, latest updates. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to empathy in Ubuntu.

[Bug 872841] Re: Nautilus fails to use gvfs backends when used over ssh

2011-11-16 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
By the way, after intervening updates, it seems the problem doesn't occur any more as originally described. Now when I try to launch nautilus: $ nautilus Could not register the application: Error connecting: Connection refused and if instead I try $dbus-launch nautilus Initializing

Re: [Bug 874073] Re: pop-up notification hides when mouse reaches it

2011-12-15 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
its not a bug as he told above Even when the pop-up contains a link, such as click here for more information? -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to empathy in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/874073 Title:

Re: [Bug 813821] Re: Empathy fails to answer a SIP call, blocks normal call forwarding.

2011-12-17 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
On Fri, 16 Dec 2011, Muhammad bilal shahid wrote: can you please attach the empathy audio log file with the bug report? I don't know how to do that. Actually, I now use 11.10 and I can't even seen how to get Empathy or whatever is on the menus at the top of my screen to let me add my SIP

[Bug 813031] [NEW] Empathy does not connect to chats automatically on startup even when that option is checked, on latest 11.04

2011-07-19 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: I have checked the preferences box to automatically connect on startup. however, when I log in I need to go and click no the envelope icon / chats in order to get it to actually log me in. ProblemType: Bug DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.04 Package: empathy 2.34.0-0ubuntu3.1

[Bug 813031] Re: Empathy does not connect to chats automatically on startup even when that option is checked, on latest 11.04

2011-07-19 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
-- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to empathy in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/813031 Title: Empathy does not connect to chats automatically on startup even when that option is checked, on latest 11.04 To

[Bug 813035] [NEW] No sound notification for several events in latest 11.04

2011-07-19 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: Sound events are not working. I get no notification, for instance, when an incoming text message arrives, even though I have my settings set so that there should be whenever the chat is not in focus. ProblemType: Bug DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.04 Package: empathy

[Bug 813035] Re: No sound notification for several events in latest 11.04

2011-07-19 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
-- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to empathy in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/813035 Title: No sound notification for several events in latest 11.04 To manage notifications about this bug go to:

[Bug 813821] [NEW] Empathy fails to answer a SIP call, blocks normal call forwarding.

2011-07-20 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: I have set up empathy with its SIP plugin to answer calls to my SIP VOIP account. It used to work, and I have done nothing but updates to change its settings. Incoming calls still work if linphone-3 is up and running. But if empathy is running, calls to my SIP phone number

[Bug 813821] Re: Empathy fails to answer a SIP call, blocks normal no-answer

2011-07-20 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
** Summary changed: - Empathy fails to answer a SIP call, blocks normal no-answer + Empathy fails to answer a SIP call, blocks normal call forwarding. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to empathy in Ubuntu.

Re: [Bug 914391] Re: Segmentation fault when running gnome-control-center over X11

2012-02-14 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
I don't know how. At the end of those instructions, I get: sudo apt-get install gnome-control-center-dbgsym=3.2.2-0ubuntu1 Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done E: Version '3.2.2-0ubuntu1' for 'gnome-control-center-dbgsym' was not found

Re: [Bug 914391] Re: Segmentation fault when running gnome-control-center over X11

2012-02-14 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
/gnome-control-center/, did you configure the right oneiric-updates source? Yes, but I was missing a 1: at the beginning of the version number. Backtrace attached now. thanks! ** Attachment added: gdb-gnome-control-center.txt

[Bug 956972] [NEW] Timer in Displays dialogue goes negative

2012-03-16 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: Unfortunately, the image is nearly going to have to speak for itself. Notice the number of seconds remaining. I don't know what happened, but 0 was missed and it went on counting forever, until I closed it. I think this should be fixable by changing an == to an =

[Bug 956972] Re: Timer in Displays dialogue goes negative

2012-03-16 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
** Attachment added: Screenshot at 2012-02-21 09:30:07.png https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/956972/+attachment/2880789/+files/Screenshot%20at%202012-02-21%2009%3A30%3A07.png -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to

[Bug 914391] [NEW] Segmentation fault when running gnome-control-center over X11

2012-01-10 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: I have two latest-update 11.10 machines next to each other, both with Internet addresses. I ssh -X from one to the other and launch gnome-control-center, with or without sudo. From the window that pops up, I click on User Accounts and promptly it disappears and my terminal

[Bug 914391] Re: Segmentation fault when running gnome-control-center over X11

2012-01-10 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
** Description changed: I have two latest-update 11.10 machines next to each other, both with Internet addresses. I ssh -X from one to the other and launch gnome-control-center, with or without sudo. From the window that pops up, I click on User Accounts and promptly it disappears and my

[Bug 1032812] [NEW] evince crashes on invoking print dialog

2012-08-03 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: Since yesterday, whenever I press control-p in evince, it crashes. I'm including the dump it produces (in normal operation mode). Description:Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Release:12.04 evince: Installed: 3.4.0-0ubuntu1.3 Candidate: 3.4.0-0ubuntu1.3 Version table:

[Bug 1032812] Re: evince crashes on invoking print dialog

2012-08-03 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
** Attachment added: evince-crash.txt https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1032812/+attachment/3247012/+files/evince-crash.txt -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to evince in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1032812

[Bug 1032812] Re: evince crashes on invoking print dialog

2012-08-03 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Thanks! for your detective work. TMPDIR is still /tmp, but ls -la /tmp lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 10 Aug 2 16:07 tmp - /altos/tmp/ Yes, your solution works. Thank you!! So, is the crashing experience a bug? Maybe I leave that for you to decide. -- You received this bug notification

[Bug 671565] Re: GUI launch fails strangely when done from a secondary login, ssh -X

2012-09-06 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
** This bug is no longer a duplicate of bug 904001 Can't start evince over SSH tunnel X session -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to evince in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/671565 Title: GUI launch fails

[Bug 904001] Re: Can't start evince over SSH tunnel X session

2012-09-06 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
*** This bug is a duplicate of bug 671565 *** https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/671565 ** This bug has been marked a duplicate of bug 671565 GUI launch fails strangely when done from a secondary login, ssh -X -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop

[Bug 861389] [NEW] after screen dims (idle / screensaver), cannot rebrighten it

2011-09-28 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: This feature worked fine in 11.04. Now, if I leave my screen for a couple of minutes it dims. When I press a key, it only brightens a little bit. I can hardly see what I'm typing right now. Before the first such dimming, using the brightness keys works fine to control

[Bug 861389] Re: after screen dims (idle / screensaver), cannot rebrighten it

2011-09-28 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
-- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to gnome-screensaver in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/861389 Title: after screen dims (idle / screensaver), cannot rebrighten it To manage notifications about this bug go to:

[Bug 861389] Re: after screen dims (idle / screensaver), cannot rebrighten it

2011-09-28 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
The dark screen problem can be overcome by either logging out, or suspending and resuming. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to gnome-screensaver in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/861389 Title: after screen

[Bug 1239119] [NEW] laptop suspends automatically when on AC power despite settings saying not to

2013-10-12 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: Latest 13.10. The laptop comes up with a dialog saying it is shortly going to suspend and then some time later it does suspend. Yet my preferences in gnome-power-manager are clearly NEVER to suspend automatically when on AC power. This happens every time. ProblemType: Bug

[Bug 1245263] [NEW] touchpad settings revert to defaults within a minute of choosing them

2013-10-27 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: Using the latest 13.04, I open Settings, and under Mouse and Touchpad, I change the speed of the touchpad pointer from its middling value to the maximum on the scale. It has an immediate effect; I can now scroll across my screen without lifting my finger. However, within a

[Bug 1360733] [NEW] Zenity produces All updates are complete rather than displaying text

2014-08-23 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: The following command produces a dialog saying all updates are complete zenity --title werwrwqer --info --html --text=tablefs/table Instead, it should produce one saying tablefs/table or fs or it should fail. ** Affects: zenity (Ubuntu) Importance: Undecided

[Bug 1364167] [NEW] Cannot modify the command (not keybinding) of a custom keyboard shortcut in latest 14.04

2014-09-01 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: I have made custom keyboard shortcuts by choosing system settings - keyboard - shortcuts - custom It gets called when I press the assigned key, but now I want to edit the command, since there was a typo or because I want to modify it. I click on the entry. Up comes a

[Bug 1364167] Re: Cannot modify the command (not keybinding) of a custom keyboard shortcut in latest 14.04

2014-09-01 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Oh, I think it's a bit worse than that. Maybe this is a separate bug: When I edit the NAME of an existing custom shortcut, it gets assigned the keybinding of a DIFFERENT existing shortcut. I think everything is getting scrambled around. (btw, I guessed at the package name; sorry) -- You

[Bug 1433165] Re: evince fails to run due to a gdk_mir_display_open

2015-03-17 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Yes. Though its symlinked from /home. Your reconfigure solves the problem. Is the behaviour I experienced all as it should be, then? thanks, Chris -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to evince in Ubuntu.

[Bug 1433165] [NEW] evince fails to run due to a gdk_mir_display_open

2015-03-17 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: Here's what happens when I try to run evince under 15.04. No evince window comes up. Instead, just: evince No protocol specified ** (evince:22430): WARNING **: Could not open X display No protocol specified gdk_mir_display_open Failed to connect to Mir: Failed to

[Bug 1435489] [NEW] gnome-terminal cannot be launched from tmux

2015-03-23 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: gnome-terminal fails to launch from within a tmux session. I experience the following in the latest 15.04: gnome-terminal ( launches fine) tmux (starts tmux shell) gnome-terminal (fails with following error) Error constructing proxy for

[Bug 1360733] Re: Zenity displays only "all updates are complete" when it can't parse tags

2015-10-01 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
** Summary changed: - Zenity displays standard text when it can't parse tags + Zenity displays only "all updates are complete" when it can't parse tags -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to zenity in Ubuntu.

[Bug 1360733] Re: Zenity displays standard text when it can't parse tags

2015-10-01 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Submitted to GNOME as https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=755957 ** Bug watch added: GNOME Bug Tracker #755957 https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=755957 -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to zenity in

[Bug 1208993] Re: Ubuntu slows down and hangs while copying file from/to USB

2016-03-13 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
When copying a large amount (multilple files) form an external drive (USB3 cable), my brand new Lenovo T450s laptop (20GB RAM, ... high specs) has frequent latencies/freezes. Doing nearly any operation takes several extra seconds, with zero responsiveness (e.g. trying to move mouse or switch to

[Bug 1021375] Re: Nautilus says the USB stick is read only when it is not

2017-10-07 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
On Latest 17.04, killall nautilus and restarting nautilus doesn't help. Maybe I am not doing the right thing in detail. So for a couple of years now, every time I present something at a conference, I panic because I'm not going to be able to write my PDF file on a USB key in order to share it --

[Bug 1735216] [NEW] Wacom UI highly insufficient

2017-11-29 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: I've been asked to post a bug (feature request?) here (https://askubuntu.com/questions/980892/xsetwacom-wont-find-wacom- tablet-under-17-10-but-did-with-17-04-multiple-cur) on the following grounds:  The UI offered in Wayland for controlling a graphics tablet (such as my

[Bug 1778422] [NEW] evince responds to mouse location when it does not have focus. Scrolls wildly up or down.

2018-06-24 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: Evince sometimes gets into a state when it scrolls all the way up or all the way down in a document, based on where the mouse cursor is, even though evince does not have the focus, and any of the other windows is actively receiving input / etc, ie obviously has focus.

[Bug 1738838] Re: Bluetooth icon shows "Off" and the only option given below it is "Turn Off"

2018-11-22 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Same/very similar problem in 18.10. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Desktop Bugs, which is subscribed to gnome-shell in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1738838 Title: Bluetooth icon shows "Off" and the only option given below it is "Turn Off"

[Bug 1838132] Re: file browser hangs system for several seconds on save/load/exit

2019-08-15 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Un-locking the screen/desktop now also takes much longer than it used to. After correctly entering the password or scanning a fingerprint, nothing happens for a long time, and then eventually the screen is unlocked. Could that be related? -- You received this bug notification because you are a

[Bug 1838132] [NEW] file browser hangs system for several seconds on save/load/exit

2019-07-27 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Public bug reported: For the last month, saving a file or printing a file from my browser or any other application, or even trying to quit the file browser without doing anything, causes the file dialog and the entire system to hang (become unresponsive) for several seconds. ProblemType: Bug

[Bug 1838132] Re: file browser hangs system for several seconds on save/load/exit

2019-08-08 Thread Christopher Barrington-Leigh
Sorry, I suspect it's specific to whatever part of the OS supplies dialogues to save files, but I'm not sophisticated enough to know what that means. Here's the journal: Aug 08 14:57:34 T450s-high org.gnome.SettingsDaemon.MediaKeys.desktop[2678]: