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Bug 1126438 - Titlebar not selectable - gnumeric, pcmanfm, sol, pnmixer, abiword, gramps
Summary: Titlebar not selectable - gnumeric, pcmanfm, sol, pnmixer, abiword, gramps
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: openbox
Version: 21
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Miroslav Lichvar
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2014-08-04 12:51 UTC by Steven Usdansky
Modified: 2015-12-02 16:10 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2015-12-02 03:20:19 UTC
Type: Bug

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Description Steven Usdansky 2014-08-04 12:51:58 UTC
Description of problem: 

Clicking on the titebar of a gnumeric, pcmanfm, sol, or pnmixer fails to select, and actually lowers, that window. The minimize, maximize, and close buttons hence do nothing (as they are not selectable) The only way to select the window of interest is to click on the menubar. Pnmixer has no menubar; it's window is not selectable

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:

1. start LXDE with default (openbox) wm
2. open a pcmanfm window
3. try to move it using click-and-drag on the titlebar

Actual results:

Window lowers when titlebar clicked; buttons are not selectable

Expected results:

Window selected when titlebar clicked; buttons are selectable

Additional info:

The problem does not occur at all when using xfwm4 as the window manager with an LXDE desktop; nor does the problem occur with evince, file-roller, firefox, pidgin, gnome-mines, midori, geany, gftp, yumex. 

The problem appears with python (both python2.7 and python3.4) and Lua programs that use Gtk via Gobject introspection, but not with programs that use only Clutter

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