MUVWSG: some (as main) windows not resizable, notably too small

Bug #1241860 reported by Destiny Architect on 2013-10-18
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
MultiSystem's LiveUSB MultiBoot
Low
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Bug Description

MUVX3W: (copy MUVSIN): I witnessed in (all versions I used=the present version ms_lts_precise_r8.iso and the prior one)
MUVWID: In the case of the MS tab, , this prevents one from fully seeing each boot menu item without having to scroll left-and-right, including important distinguishers, as if persistent and how much, are easy to miss.
MUVWME: *In all good software, every window should be re-sizable including enlargeable to the size of its contents or the containing window/screen whichever is smaller.
MUVWWK: **Including by default set to this max practical size unless some of the contents is pretty much always low-interest then that can be scrolled out.
MUVWOW: **Yes small windows are cute on quick glance, appearing small & sweet, but they don't do this MUVWME they overall become annoying, and in some cases notably hurtful to productivity..

Tags: r8 Edit Tag help
Malachi de AElfweald (malachid) wrote :

It's unusable as is. wmctrl was unable to resize it as well.
This display is 3840x2160.

xwininfo: Window id: 0x4a00004 "MultiSystem"

  Absolute upper-left X: 2020
  Absolute upper-left Y: 615
  Relative upper-left X: 0
  Relative upper-left Y: 0
  Width: 600
  Height: 420
  Depth: 24
  Visual: 0x75
  Visual Class: TrueColor
  Border width: 0
  Class: InputOutput
  Colormap: 0x74 (installed)
  Bit Gravity State: NorthWestGravity
  Window Gravity State: NorthWestGravity
  Backing Store State: NotUseful
  Save Under State: no
  Map State: IsViewable
  Override Redirect State: no
  Corners: +2020+615 -1220+615 -1220-1125 +2020-1125
  -geometry 600x420+2020+559

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