Bug 629752

Summary: dragging gnome-terminal tab to desktop maximizes new terminal window
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Joel Uckelman <uckelman>
Component: gnome-terminalAssignee: Behdad Esfahbod <behdad>
Status: CLOSED WORKSFORME QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Description Joel Uckelman 2010-09-02 16:47:54 EDT
Description of problem:

Dragging a tab from gnome-terminal to the desktop puts that tab into a new window. Prior to F13, the new window kept the same size as the tab it came from. In F13, the new window starts maximized, which is annoying, nor is the old size of the tab its unmazimized size, which is also annoying. This change greatly reduces the usefulness of tab dragging.

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How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Run gnome-terminal
2. CTRL-SHIFT-T to create a second tab
3. Drag a tab to the desktop
Actual results:

The new terminal window is maximized.

Expected results:

The new terminal window should be the same size as the tab which was dragged.

Additional info:

I'm running with Compiz enabled, but I was on F12 also and tab dragging worked fine there.
Comment 1 Joel Uckelman 2010-11-01 14:06:20 EDT
I'm still running the same version of gnome-terminal as before---though many other things have since been updated---and can no longer reproduce the problem.
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