Bug 77425

Summary: Window List does not show small windows
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Florin Andrei <florin>
Component: gnome-appletsAssignee: Mark McLoughlin <markmc>
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE QA Contact: Mike McLean <mikem>
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Description Florin Andrei 2002-11-06 20:55:08 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 Galeon/1.2.6 (X11; Linux i686; U;) Gecko/20020830

Description of problem:
Window List does not show in the list the small windows, like for example the
download progress bar in Evolution, or the Away window in Gaim.
The problem is, i cannot change that via the configuration controls. I need a
configuration to tell Window List to show those small windows too in the list.

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How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Launch Gaim
2.Set your status to Away
3.
	

Actual Results:  A small window is opened by Gaim, acknowledging your away
status. However, the window is not listed by the Window List applet.

Expected Results:  The window should be listed, or Window List should be
configurable to achieve this effect.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Havoc Pennington 2002-12-13 21:31:42 UTC
There is a fix in rawhide to show dialogs when the dialogs are not associated
with a main window. If they are associated, then they aren't shown, 
this is consistent with Windows and other UIs.