Bug 1570849 - Window resize mouse-over area far exceeds window boundary
Summary: Window resize mouse-over area far exceeds window boundary
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-shell
Version: 29
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Owen Taylor
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2018-04-23 14:15 UTC by David Benoit
Modified: 2019-11-27 23:36 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2019-11-27 19:20:56 UTC
Type: Bug

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Description David Benoit 2018-04-23 14:15:55 UTC
Description of problem:
When approaching un-tiled windows, the mouse pointer enters resize-mode
roughly 1cm outside the window border.  This prevents the user from clicking
areas of other windows which lie within the large boundary of the context

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
3.26.2, 3.28.1

How reproducible:
Experienced on two different systems running F27.
Problem persists after upgrading both machines to rawhide.
- Lenovo T470s
- Dell XPS 12 2-in-1

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open a window
2. Ensure it is not tiled
3. Move mouse pointer to within 1cm of window border
   but still outside the window border

Actual results:
Mouse pointer enters resize-mode.

Expected results:
Mouse pointer does not enter resize mode unless immediately 
adjacent to window border.

Additional Info:
Issue does not seem to affect tiled windows.

Comment 1 Jan Kurik 2018-08-14 10:56:40 UTC
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 29 development cycle.
Changing version to '29'.

Comment 2 Ben Cotton 2019-10-31 20:45:53 UTC
This message is a reminder that Fedora 29 is nearing its end of life.
Fedora will stop maintaining and issuing updates for Fedora 29 on 2019-11-26.
It is Fedora's policy to close all bug reports from releases that are no longer
maintained. At that time this bug will be closed as EOL if it remains open with a
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Comment 3 Ben Cotton 2019-11-27 19:20:56 UTC
Fedora 29 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2019-11-26. Fedora 29 is
no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further
security or bug fix updates. As a result we are closing this bug.

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