Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 109354
strange dotted square appears when clicking on the panel
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:33 EST
Description of problem:
A strange dotted square appears when clicking on a certain part of the
panel when there are no windows in a certain workspace.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Switch to a workspace with no open windows.
2. Click a little to the right of the workspace switcher applet, where
window descriptions usually appear.
Actual Results: A square box with dotted borders will appear on the
Expected Results: Nothing visual should happen.
I will attach a screenshot.
Created attachment 95779 [details]
A screenshot showing the symptom
Attached a screenshot showing the symptom.
Yes, that's a focus indicator for the Window List when its empty. Its
difficult to know how this could be fixed to look less silly since
Section 508 (US accessibility requirements) state that an indication
of where the current focus lies must always be visible.
Lets track this upstream: