Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 135368
[kde][httx] candidate window position itself at 0,0
Last modified: 2014-03-25 20:51:18 EDT
Description of problem:
This bug affects all LE with candidate window option.
In the KDE desktop, candidate window always display at the 0,0
position of application. As a result, it is impossible to know what is
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.in gdm login as normal user with japanese / kde session
2.after run kde, press alt-f2 to run dialog
3.ctrl-space to activiate LE
5.enter SPACE twice to show the candidates window
Candidate window is display at position 0,0 of the dialog
It will be ideal if the candidate window is display under the cursor
similar to GNOME desktop, so that it does not obstruct the view of user.
Same situation in applications such as kedit.
Please see attached screenshots for more detail.
Created attachment 105054 [details]
httx in the KDE desktop
Some additional information.
Tested with xcin (XIM), kinput2 and chinput(XIM), it has been observed
that the candidatest window does follow the cursor. And as a result,
it is believe that KDE does provide cursor position through XIMP to
This should be better if bug 137412 is fixed.
Fixed in 12.2-9.