file rename on desktop misaligned

Bug #1541778 reported by pppp on 2016-02-04
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
nautilus (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

When renaming a file on the the Desktop (via F2 or right click menu), which is close to the programs bar, the rename file popup is partly hidden by the program bar (see screenshot)

running up to date xenial daily build in virtualbox 5.0.14

pppp (p-poppitz) wrote :
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. The issue you are reporting is an upstream one and it would be nice if somebody having it could send the bug to the developers of the software by following the instructions at If you have done so, please tell us the number of the upstream bug (or the link), so we can add a bugwatch that will inform us about its status. Thanks in advance.

Changed in nautilus (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
Changed in nautilus:
importance: Unknown → Medium
status: Unknown → Confirmed
Changed in nautilus:
status: Confirmed → Unknown
Ads20000 (ads20000) wrote :

Upstream has said (in the Bugzilla bug) that this is an Ubuntu bug that needs patching in Ubuntu, it's not their problem

Changed in nautilus (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Ads20000 (ads20000) wrote :

(I can confirm this bug with Ubuntu 17.10's default GNOME session)

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