Unintuitive - Opposite Monitor Dialog Launching
In numerous applications I use, Unity launches their small dialogs into the opposite monitor from which I'm using an application. This behavior is rarely useful to me, and actually causes me to have to do a lot more mousing, while using a particular application;
For example, I'll select an option from a menu (in an application) and the application will launch a small dialog that will allow me to configure some settings (or simply confirm I want to proceed), and this dialog gets launched into the opposite monitor from where I'm using the application (causing me to mouse all the way over to the center of the opposite monitor to simply confirm I want to proceed (for example).
Some applications, automatically launch a second dialog after the main application is launched (for choosing options during your session with that application). Often, in these cases, the main form of the application is not accessible until that dialog is answered (making the application seem totally unresponsive), while all along I didn't see that Unity caused that application's startup-dialog to be launched into the second monitor. After discovering this, and answering the dialog, the application's main form will then become responsive like normal, but its really annoying when I don't notice the small-applicati
Another example is, if I try to restart my computer from the panel on Monitor 1, the confirmation dialog comes up in Monitor 2! This is especially annoying when I've already turned off that monitor. I then have to turn it back on just to proceed with a restart or shutdown.
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.10
Package: unity 6.10.0-0ubuntu2
Uname: Linux 3.5.0-18-generic x86_64
Date: Wed Nov 14 07:02:49 2012
InstallationDate: Installed on 2012-10-19 (26 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 12.10 "Quantal Quetzal" - Release amd64 (20121017.5)
PATH=(custom, no user)
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)