Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1469832
Incorrect "Add a New World Clock" dialog autocompletion list placement on Wayland.
Last modified: 2017-07-26 12:57:49 EDT
Created attachment 1296582 [details]
Screenshot of incorrectly placed list.
Description of problem:
"Add a New World Clock" dialog autocompletion list isn't displayed or placed incorrectly on multimonitor configuration on Wayland
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): 3.24.0
Run Gnome-clocks on system with two monitors (Combined displays) on Gnome Wayland session.
Bug not happens on left monitor, but happens if "Add a New World Clock" dialog aligned with right edge of left screen and not happens if aligned with left edge of right monitor.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Run gnome clocks
2. Switch to "World" tab in Gnome clocks
3. Click "New" button.
4. Move appeared "Add a New World Clock" dialog window on the right monitor, see attached screenshot (need 2 monitors, not tested on more, which monitor is primary seems no matter).
5. In "Add a New World Clock" dialog window's only text field start type some city's name.
Autocompletion list is moved right on horizontal resolution of left monitor.
In some cases Autocompletion list not shows at all: if monitors resolution is equal or right's horizontal resolution is smaller than left or "Add a New World Clock" dialog is closer to right edge of right monitor than left's monitor horizontal resolution. (Autocompletion list seems to be placed outside visible area).
Autocompletion list is placed just under "Search for a city" text input field aligned with it horizontally.
I've reported same in Gnome's bugzilla with more screenshots but it seems no one have read that. Nothing changed with the bug since that.
Probably similar bugs happens in other Gtk+3 apps but such lists are not very common so I haven't seen other examples.
For me on 3 monitor setup (external:secondary, external:primary, laptop:secondary), all are 1920x1080, f26, wayland gnome shell session.
gnome-clocks was on middle (primary) monitor but completion dialogue was shown in the middle of right (secondary) monitor.