Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 215264
SHFT-CTL-ALT-<[left|right] arrow> doesn't initially drag current window when moving between desktops.
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:48 EST
Description of problem:
You can use SHFT-CTL-ALT-<[left|right] arrow> to move the currently focused
window from one desktop to the next, but it (often) doesn't work on the initial
Strangely, you often need to use CTL-ALT-<[left|right] arrow> twice (once to
move to another desktop, and again to return) before SHFT-CTL-ALT-<[left|right]
I suspect that the application is grabbing the keystrokes and that the move from
one desktop to another and back releases this and allows the SHIFT to 'hold' the
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Frequently. I works some times, other times it doesn't.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. At various moments try using SHFT-CTL-ALT-<[left|right] arrow> the currenly
focused window to another desktop. If often doesn't come without the hack above.
I can't reproduce this, does it still happen with the latest compiz and X
server? Have you noticed anything special when this happens, is there some kind
This seems to have resolved itself. I can't trigger it in any case.