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[Bug 1066535] Re: xfwm4 (4.10, xubuntu 12.10 b2) handle fullscreen incorrectly


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On 2012-03-12T11:43:30+00:00 Kristjanin wrote:

If I switch to workspace with Chromium in fullscreen mode I see xfce-
panel overlapping Chromium. To hide panel I need too turn fullscreen
mode off and then turn it on again.

I think this bug is reproducable for all non-decorated windows because if I set Chromium to use system frames and title bar all works great.

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On 2012-05-11T07:37:37+00:00 Olivier Fourdan wrote:

Works for me in 4.10

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On 2012-05-11T08:38:25+00:00 Evangelos Foutras wrote:

Happens with 4.10 as well (on Arch Linux), but only if the Chromium
window is maximized before going to fullscreen.

This bug might also be related: https://bugs.archlinux.org/task/28450.

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On 2012-05-11T21:24:50+00:00 Evangelos Foutras wrote:

Also reproducible on Xubuntu 12.04, if that helps further investigating
the issue.

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On 2012-12-04T16:28:37+00:00 Joerie de Gram wrote:

Created attachment 4777

Issue is still present in 4.10. Attached testcase (from Arch bug report)
still reproduces the issue for me (xfwm 4.10, Qt 4.8).

Run xfwm_qt.py, ensure window is maximized (M), switch to fullscreen
(F), toggle menu bar visibily (H) -> xfce-panel is drawn on top of the
supposed-to-be-fullscreen window.

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On 2013-03-12T05:41:37+00:00 thesame wrote:

Created attachment 4960

I hope this patch fixes an issue. (Makes Fullscreen flag override

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On 2013-05-10T13:41:55+00:00 Disposable-hero wrote:

This bug is still present in 4.10.1 although the patch has been available for weeks. It doesn't seem to affect newer versions of Chromium, but Qt apps (e.g. VLC) are still affected.
I have been using the patch for some weeks without any issues. (Thank  you,  Viktor Semykin.) It would be great if it was included in future versions.

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On 2013-06-16T18:50:13+00:00 Rob McCathie wrote:

Confirming and requesting inclusion of patch.

Details of my confirmation here:

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On 2013-08-15T03:15:14+00:00 Andreldm1989-j wrote:

I also confirm this bug affecting VLC(2.0.8) and Xfce(4.10) on Arch
Linux. Please apply the patch.

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On 2013-12-03T22:11:18+00:00 Mario Limonciello wrote:

I can confirm that patch fixes this behavior with a Qt based application
(MythTV) in Ubuntu 14.04 development.

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On 2014-08-05T15:08:32+00:00 Simon Steinbeiß wrote:

*** Bug 10622 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

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** Changed in: xfwm4
       Status: Unknown => Confirmed

** Changed in: xfwm4
   Importance: Unknown => Low

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  xfwm4 (4.10, xubuntu 12.10 b2) handle fullscreen incorrectly

Status in Mythbuntu, Ubuntu derivative focused upon MythTV:
  Fix Committed
Status in Xfce4 window manager:
Status in “xfwm4” package in Ubuntu:
  Fix Released

Bug description:
  When opening VLC (sometimes), youtube in firefox, libreoffice,
  minecraft - all in full screen XFWM4 handle in incorrectly: show

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