Maximized apps go under the bottom bar when using vertically stacked screens

Bug #369064 reported by Valentin Neacsu on 2009-04-29
This bug affects 1 person
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metacity (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: metacity

When using vertically stacked screens, maximized windows on the main screen have their status bar or lower portion of the window hidden underneath the bottom bar.

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: i386
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.04
Package: metacity 1:2.25.144-0ubuntu2
 PATH=(custom, no user)
SourcePackage: metacity
Uname: Linux 2.6.28-11-generic i686

Tomislav (hefest) wrote :

I can confirm this bug as well. I'll try with a bottom-panel-autohide workaround, but (due to various factors) this is far from optimal for me.

Tomislav (hefest) wrote :

Well, the workaround isn't of much use as setting the bottom panel to auto-hide just lowers it onto my other screen, hiding the title bar of a window displayed there...

Changed in metacity (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in metacity (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
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