[Sugar-devel] SL bug #1520

Tomeu Vizoso tomeu at sugarlabs.org
Fri Sep 10 04:57:53 EDT 2010

On Wed, Sep 8, 2010 at 11:15, Tomeu Vizoso <tomeu at sugarlabs.org> wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 7, 2010 at 20:01, Mukul Gupta <mukul at seeta.in> wrote:
>> Team,
>> I am working on Bug # 1520 on sugarlabs.
>> http://bugs.sugarlabs.org/ticket/1520
>> I tried to reproduce the issue on sugar-emulator. I realised that Alt + Tab
>> did nothing. Instead, Alt+Tab functioned for GNOME. I tried to run sugar
>> from sugar-session. Still, Alt+ Tab did nothing.
>> Firstly, I would require some pointers on how to reproduce the bug.
>> Secondly, when I read the comments on the bugs page, I realised that fran
>> pointed out that this functioning of the Alt+Tab as mentioned in the bug can
>> also be considered as a utility rather than a bug.
>> A very similar bug to bug #1520 is #1518.
>> http://bugs.sugarlabs.org/ticket/1518
>> As far as solving the current bug is concerned I realised that Bernie had
>> created a patch for the same in fedora and that could be implemented on
>> ubuntu. I have studied the patch -
>> http://sascha.silbe.org/patches/metacity-ungrab-keybindings.patch
> Should this patch go upstream?

Ping, the metacity maintainer has shown interest but wants to give it
a good deal of testing before pushing and has requested a bug to be

I just want to know if this patch is considered a proper fix that can
go upstream.



> Regards,
> Tomeu
>> Regards,
>> Mukul Gupta
>> Research Engineer, SEETA
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