Comment 60 for bug 682788

i did a quick hack of the appmenu-gtk package, to show the menus locally, when windows are unmaximized:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6j82wq0SlvY

the global appmenu always is active. imho this would be a good compromise to predictability

you can also see the problems the global appmenu creates in combination with focus-follows-mouse behaviour ;)

i attached a patched binary package if somebody wants to try it out too