[Bug 1922463] [NEW] Audacious title text not updated in Task Manager

Boris Gjenero 1922463 at bugs.launchpad.net
Sun Apr 4 01:11:04 UTC 2021

Public bug reported:

I'm using Audacious media player in Winamp 2.x skin mode. It consists of
two windows: the main window with playback controls, whose title shows
the current track, and the playlist editor window, whose title is
constant. These windows are grouped into one Plasma Task Manager button
on the panel, even when Task Manager has plenty of space. This is good.
The problem is that the text displayed in Task Manager for Audacious
shows the current track in Audacious when it was started. Playing a
different track in Audacious doesn't change the title displayed in Task
Manager. In alt-tab, the title does change. If I close the playlist
editor, then the title changes in Task Manager as I change tracks in
Audacious. So apparently the way Audacious windows get grouped causes
the problem.

(Separate Firefox windows group differently, only grouping when Task
Manager is full, and then using the name of the application, with a +

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 21.04
Package: plasma-workspace 4:5.21.3-0ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 5.11.0-13.14-generic 5.11.7
Uname: Linux 5.11.0-13-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia_modeset nvidia
ApportVersion: 2.20.11-0ubuntu61
Architecture: amd64
CasperMD5CheckResult: unknown
CurrentDesktop: KDE
Date: Sat Apr  3 20:54:31 2021
SourcePackage: plasma-workspace
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to hirsute on 2021-03-28 (6 days ago)

** Affects: plasma-workspace (Ubuntu)
     Importance: Undecided
         Status: New

** Tags: amd64 apport-bug hirsute

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