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I have recently upgraded to 11.10 and am now trying to figure out how to use the Unity interface. I am having problems restoring minimised windows when I have more than one window for any given application open on different workspaces. This is what I am trying to do:

  • Step 1: Launch a new terminal window
  • Step 2: Switch to a different workspace
  • Step 3: Launch a new terminal window on the new workspace
  • Step 4: Minimise this terminal window
  • Step 5: Click on the terminal icon in the unity dock

When I perform the last step nothings happens, unless I use Unity 2D in which case I get the expected spread and I can select a terminal window. Is this a bug or a feature?

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This is a bug that at least here has been fixed with the upcoming unity upgrade -4.24.0-0ubuntu1

Here's the bug report I have on this

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