[Unity] Release meeting 2012-09-07

Alan Pope alan.pope at canonical.com
Fri Sep 7 13:21:17 UTC 2012

== What was done engineering wise? ==

* quantal
   - Fixes related to broken keybindings GSettings migration

* precise
   - More geis rename work for unity, unity-2d and nux
   - More testing and preparations for Unity SRU-2 (planned release ASAP)

== What's about to land that might impact the other teams and release as 
a whole? ==

  * Outstanding items from PS as per earlier mail from Didier:-

== Summary of bugs working on by team (reasonably reliable) ==

* compiz
   - LP: #1040455:  Setting the UnMinimize animation is ignored (default 
animation still used)
   - LP: #1045191: compiz crashed with SIGABRT in assert from 
   - LP: #1045652:  "UnMinimize" should be spelled "Unminimize"
   - LP: #1045235:  Compiz crashed with SIGFPE in addQuads() 
   - LP: #980663: Compiz won't start if "unredirect fullscreen windows" 
is enabled
   - LP: #1041066: Unredirect Fullscreen Windows sometimes fails to 
unredirect fullscreen windows at all
   - LP: #1041047: "Unredirect Fullscreen Windows" stay on top 
(unredirected) even when they're not on top any more (or the output is 
   - LP: #1046199: Changing a key to org.compiz.integrated schema 
doesn't impact the current profile
   - LP: #1046190: Migration to gsettings doesn't migrate compiz/unity 
configurable keys to g-c-c and those keys doesn't work
   - LP: #1040081: [regression] Week 34: Ctrl+Alt+T shortcut (open 
terminal) fails to work

* unity
   - LP: #955561: Launcher - Add possibility to cancel Launcher icon 
drag and drop by pressing
   - LP: #1044723: If a new application is opened while dragging an 
icon, unity hangs
   - LP: #1010335: unityshell's Background Color (background_color) 
setting is ignored on startup
   - LP: #975350: Dash ignores custom background color setting
   - LP: #924586: custom background color breaks display of launcher 
icons if #000000 is used
   - LP: #1044709: unity-6.4.0 from quantal-proposed crashed with 
SIGSEGV on omap4
   - LP: #1043947: Dash preview stuck on spinner on first time
   - LP: #1045187: compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in 
   - LP: #1044823: compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in 

== Dependencies on other teams, blocking items ==

Alan Pope
Engineering Manager

Canonical - Product Strategy
+44 (0) 7973 620 164
alan.pope at canonical.com

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