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[Bug 1516323] Re: With compositing off some apps have a huge black border


This is not only a problem with Numix. Ambiance and Radiance look kind
of OK but they have messed up rounded corners. All the other themes I
tried have the same huge borders.

Only happens with GTK3 (I think) windows though (Nautilus, Tweak-UI,

I do not have compositing turned off as far as I know.

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  With compositing off some apps have a huge black border

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Bug description:
  In Xenial I notice with compositing switched off several apps
  (nautilus, gedit, totem, gnome-tweak-tool, system-monitor & empathy)
  have a huge black border as shown in the attached screenshot.

  ProblemType: Bug
  DistroRelease: Ubuntu 16.04
  Package: metacity 1:3.18.1-1ubuntu2
  ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.2.0-19.23-generic 4.2.6
  Uname: Linux 4.2.0-19-generic x86_64
  NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
  ApportVersion: 2.19.2-0ubuntu6
  Architecture: amd64
  CurrentDesktop: GNOME-Flashback:Unity
  Date: Sat Nov 14 17:56:19 2015
  InstallationDate: Installed on 2015-11-10 (4 days ago)
  InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS "Xenial Xerus" - Alpha amd64 (20151109)
  SourcePackage: metacity
  UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

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