Comment 16 for bug 29560

Zach (uid000) wrote :

There was a post on the gnome developer blog about why this is a harder problem than it appears.
http://blogs.gnome.org/metacity/2008/06/11/drag-and-drop/

For the record this is a very, very longstanding problem in both gnome (metacity, specifically) and KDE, and it isn't as simple as it seems.