Backdrop in in 6.7.0 dp2 under Lubuntu Linux 13.10

Richmond richmondmathewson at
Sat Apr 26 13:48:28 EDT 2014

On 26/04/14 20:20, Mark Wieder wrote:
> Talking to myself-
> Saturday, April 26, 2014, 9:51:35 AM, I wrote:
>> Hmmm-
>> Saturday, April 26, 2014, 9:36:25 AM, I wrote:
>>> I don't understand why this is a problem.
>>> The bug report shows a status of "awaiting build", which would
>>> indicate that the bug has been fixed and will no longer be a problem
>>> in the next dp release.
>> ...although maybe I spoke too soon. I see the last comment from Ian
>> was on 15 April and dp2 was released on 17 April.
> Nonetheless, backdrops are working properly in 6.7-dp2 on linux mint
> 14, and there are no backdrops in dp1, so it does look like the
> problem is fixed.

NO: the problem has NOT been fixed: it works OK on Linux Mint; jolly good.

It does not work (as I posted earlier) on Ubuntu Studio 14.04.

Defining "fixed" as 'it works on Linux Mint' is a bit . . .


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