To be able to minimize a window through clicking on the icon in starter, I executed the following command from the UbuntuUsers Wiki (German):

gsettings set org.compiz.unityshell:/org/compiz/profiles/unity/plugins/unityshell/ launcher-minimize-window true 

Now when there are two ore more windows open from the same application and I click on the icon Unity crashes and I get the logon screen. For example if I open two Firefox-windows (both maximized) and click on the icon in the starter it crashes and I have to log on again.

How can I solve this issue, so that my desktop isn't crashing anymore? Expected behavior would be, that the window with the focus get minimized, instead of crashing...


Since the problem did not appear in a virtual machine with a new Ubuntu, I tried to delete ~/.compiz, ~/.config/compiz-1 and ~/.gconf, which solves the problem. Now everything works as expected, thanks anyway! :-)

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