Bug 125764 - "always on bottom" is rendered as "always on top"
"always on bottom" is rendered as "always on top"
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: sawfish (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Havoc Pennington
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2004-06-10 22:13 EDT by Joel Uckelman
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-08-08 23:12:45 EDT
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"always on bottom" patch (340 bytes, patch)
2004-06-10 22:21 EDT, Joel Uckelman
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Description Joel Uckelman 2004-06-10 22:13:48 EDT
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.6) Gecko/20040510

Description of problem:
Windows which are supposed to appear beneath all other windows instead
appear above all other windows. (This is painfully apparent when using

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
sawfish 1.3-3

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Run any program which creates "always on bottom" windows.
2. Move other windows over them.


Actual Results:  The "always on bottom" windows are drawn on top!

Expected Results:  The "always on bottom" windows should stay on the

Additional info:
Comment 1 Joel Uckelman 2004-06-10 22:21:08 EDT
Created attachment 101054 [details]
"always on bottom" patch

This is a patch for the "always on bottom" bug. Changing '+2' to '-2' on line
128 is all it takes to fix this.
Comment 2 Havoc Pennington 2004-06-11 17:29:34 EDT
Can you report this to bugzilla.gnome.org also? We don't have anyone
really familiar with the Sawfish codebase.
Comment 3 Havoc Pennington 2004-08-08 23:12:45 EDT
Sawfish has been dropped from Fedora Core 3, see
for some more discussion.

Closing all Sawfish bugs for this reason.

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