Global menu items hidden when not enough space is available

Bug #883776 reported by __alex__K on 2011-10-30
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unity (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

When there is not enough space for the global menu to show all the menu items then the some are hidden. This is a particular problem on netbooks and applications that have a lot of options in the menu (such as gimp). See screenshot, all the options after "Color" are hidden and can not be accessed. I've tried that in a Mac (by setting the resolution to a very low value) and what it does is obfuscates the applets ... which I don't really like either. I believe that when the menu is shown (mouse over the global menu) the panel should take preference in the menu and hide the applets temporarily instead.

__alex__K (coopkont) wrote :
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