Bug 1250270 - Boxes app is too large for 1024x768 resolution in rhel7's default classim mode
Boxes app is too large for 1024x768 resolution in rhel7's default classim mode
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Classification: Red Hat
Component: gnome-boxes (Show other bugs)
Unspecified Unspecified
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Zeeshan Ali
Desktop QE
: Regression
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Reported: 2015-08-04 19:33 EDT by Vladimir Benes
Modified: 2015-11-19 03:55 EST (History)
3 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: gnome-boxes-
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Last Closed: 2015-11-19 03:55:49 EST
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2015-08-04 19:34 EDT, Vladimir Benes
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Description Vladimir Benes 2015-08-04 19:33:10 EDT
Description of problem:
if in 1024x768 resolution in GNOME classic mode, it can easily happen that buttons in bottom (and top) area are hidden behind window panel or top panel.

This should be fixed in Boxes by lowering a resolution a bit.  

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.set 1024/768 resolution and log into classic mode
2.go into Boxes and right click any machine
3.click preferences

Actual results:
button hidden behind window list on bottom panel

Expected results:
button should be visible

Additional info:
Comment 1 Vladimir Benes 2015-08-04 19:34:59 EDT
Created attachment 1059263 [details]
Comment 2 Matthias Clasen 2015-08-18 13:58:38 EDT
Here's a fix:

iff -up gnome-boxes- gnome-boxes-
--- gnome-boxes-	2015-08-18 13:55:29.658240120 -0400
+++ gnome-boxes-	2015-08-18 13:55:49.513308312 -0400
@@ -40,6 +40,7 @@
                 <property name="wrap">True</property>
                 <!-- Work around clutter size allocation issue (bz#677260) -->
                 <property name="max-width-chars">40</property>
+                <property name="width-chars">20</property>
                 <property name="use-markup">True</property>
                 <property name="label" translatable="yes">Creating a Box will allow you to use another operating system directly from your existing login.
Comment 6 errata-xmlrpc 2015-11-19 03:55:49 EST
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.


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