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FS#44282 - [exo] Regression causes programs to be opened in the background

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Daniel (weirddan455) - Saturday, 21 March 2015, 00:47 GMT
Last edited by Evangelos Foutras (foutrelis) - Sunday, 22 March 2015, 16:46 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Evangelos Foutras (foutrelis)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 1
Private No


This is a regression in exo-0.10.4-1. Downgrading to exo-0.10.3-2 fixes this problem. Any program opened by "exo-open" which includes the default shortcuts at the bottom XFCE quickbar will open in the background. This is especially annoying when opening a terminal as you have to first click inside the terminal before it will start registering keystrokes. Link to the thread I made on the forums:
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Closed by  Evangelos Foutras (foutrelis)
Sunday, 22 March 2015, 16:46 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  exo 0.10.4-2 -- reverted startup notification support until it's fixed upstream.
Comment by Evangelos Foutras (foutrelis) - Saturday, 21 March 2015, 04:13 GMT
Indeed, this is a regression in exo 0.10.4. I've commented on the upstream report: