Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 115313
Wireless applet changes width with signal strength
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:36 EST
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Description of problem:
If signal strength percentage is displayed, the width of the wireless
applet changes when the number of digits in the percentage changes.
In particular, if signal strength hits 100%, the applet pushes its
neighbors on the panel to the right, and when strength drops below
100%, the other applets shift left. The movement is rather
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install wireless applet and select "display signal strength" in
2. Move applets on the right as close to the wireless applet as possible.
3. Sit close to a WAP and activate the wireless interface.
Actual Results: Wireless applet changes width as signal strength
varies from 100% to nn%. Other applets shift back and forth to
Expected Results: Applet should have constant width no matter how
many digits are displayed.
*** Bug 129349 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***