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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0005662Kali Linux[All Projects] General Bugpublic2020-02-10 17:38
Reporterbroomdodger Assigned To 
PrioritynormalSeverityminorReproducibilityalways
Status closedResolutionopen 
Product Version2019.2 
Target VersionFixed in Version 
Summary0005662: Applications Menu fails Alt-F1
DescriptionPanel Applications Menu fails to open using Alt-F1
Steps To ReproduceInstall to hardrive:
kali-linux-light-2019-W35-amd64.iso

Use Alt-F1 to open the Applications Menu in the Panel
It works correctly.

apt update
apt upgrade
reboot

Use Alt-F1 to open the Applications Menu in the Panel
First try: nothing happens
Second try: opens the 'Desktop Menu' (contextual menu)

Activities

broomdodger

2019-08-30 05:00

reporter   ~0010950

The daily has the same problem.
kali-linux-light-rolling-amd64.iso 30-Aug-2019 02:22

/usr/bin/xfce4-popup-applicationsmenu
Fails to launch the Applications Menu from the Panel

broomdodger

2019-09-01 04:44

reporter   ~0010953

The weekly now has the same problem.
kali-linux-light-2019-W36-amd64.iso 2019-09-01

Use Alt-F1 to open the Applications Menu in the Panel
--or-- from the command line: /usr/bin/xfce4-popup-applicationsmenu
First try: nothing happens
Second try: opens the 'Desktop Menu' (contextual menu)

g0tmi1k

2020-02-10 17:38

administrator   ~0012125

Due to the age of the OS (Kali Moto [v1], Kali Safi [v2], Kali Rolling <= 2019.2), these legacy versions are no longer supported.
We will be closing this ticket due to inactivity.

Please could you see if you are able to replicate this issue with the latest version of Kali Linux - https://www.kali.org/downloads/?

If you are still facing the same problem, feel free to re-open the ticket. If you choose to do this, could you provide more information to the issue you are facing, and also give information about your setup?
For more information, please read: https://kali.training/topic/filing-a-good-bug-report/

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2019-08-29 20:05 broomdodger New Issue
2019-08-30 05:00 broomdodger Note Added: 0010950
2019-09-01 04:44 broomdodger Note Added: 0010953
2020-02-10 17:38 g0tmi1k Note Added: 0012125
2020-02-10 17:38 g0tmi1k Status new => closed