Gutsy: Switching to fullscreen in Totem and having wobbly windows enabled produces a glitch

Bug #145725 reported by Pizuz on 2007-09-27
4
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
compiz (Ubuntu)
Low
Unassigned

Bug Description

Binary package hint: compiz

First of all, I use the latest version of Compiz (1:0.5.2+git20070918-0ubuntu3) and the open source ati driver (1:6.7.193-1ubuntu1) which enables me to run Compiz via AIGLX. Now, the following problem occurs to me:

When switching to fullscreen in Totem while having Compiz enabled with wobbly windows activated the bottom gnome panel is left visible. That's pretty much it, but in my opinion this is a little annoying. You can work around this simply by deactivating wobbly windows or Compiz entirely, but it'd be nice if it worked with wobbly windows, as well.

By the way, Totem seems to be the only player affected by this, because all the others I tested (MPlayer, VLC) don't create a new window for rendering fullscreen video.

Runar Ingebrigtsen (ringe) wrote :

I can confirm this bug using xserver-xorg-video-intel 2:2.1.1-0ubuntu4 in Gutsy. See attached screenshot of the problem.

Changed in compiz:
status: New → Confirmed
Runar Ingebrigtsen (ringe) wrote :
Runar Ingebrigtsen (ringe) wrote :

This probably isn't a problem with the effects, but the way compiz draws windows. I think the problem might be related to bug #145292, Bug #145843, Bug #99847.

Travis Watkins (amaranth) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. You reported this bug a while ago and there hasn't been any activity in it recently. We were wondering is this still an issue for you? Can you try with latest Ubuntu release? Thanks in advance.

Changed in compiz:
importance: Undecided → Low
status: Confirmed → Incomplete
Pizuz (florian-fahr) wrote :

Well, I haven't been using Compiz for a while, mostly because I tried FGLRX again and somehow broke my Radeon driver. Basically I can't test it anymore until I manage to magically repair it. On the other hand I think this bug would have been closed if that problem had been fixed, wouldn't it? ;)

Travis Watkins (amaranth) wrote :

Not always, sometimes a fix in one part fixes something else because they had the same root cause.

Travis Watkins (amaranth) wrote :

We are closing this bug report because it lacks the information we need to investigate the problem, as described in the previous comments. Please reopen it if you can give us the missing information, and don't hesitate to submit bug reports in the future. To reopen the bug report you can click on the current status, under the Status column, and change the Status back to "New". Thanks again!

Changed in compiz:
status: Incomplete → Invalid
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