Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 222004
Menu placement broken with java applications
Last modified: 2009-01-09 02:03:10 EST
When using Sun java jvm to run applications some menu pull downs (normally
larger ones) appear in the wrong place on the screen (and can be used there but
with difficulty). Switching to another window manager and disabled effects gets
the menus appearing where they belong.
An easy way to see this is the menus in DecoderPro from JMRI
Since this bugzilla report was filed, there have been several major updates,
which may have resolved this issue. Users who have experienced this problem are
encouraged to upgrade their system to the latest version of their distribution
Please, if you experience this problem on the up-to-date system, let us now in
the comment for this bug, or whether the upgraded system works for you.
If you won't be able to reply in one month, I will have to close this bug as
INSUFFICIENT_DATA. Thank you.
Alan, can you still reproduce this with IcedTea and Rawhide (or F7; F6 is going
to be EOLed soon)?
Created attachment 225711 [details]
anaconda.xlog from the attached tarball
Created attachment 225721 [details]
Xorg.0.log.old from the attached tarball
Created attachment 225731 [details]
Xorg.0.log from the attached tarball
Sorry, guys, wrong bug number -- you have never seen these attachments ;-).
Fedora Core 6 is no longer supported, could you please reproduce this with the
updated version of the currently supported distribution (Fedora 7, 8, or
Rawhide)? If this issue turns out to still be reproducible, please let us know
in this bug report. If after a month's time we have not heard back from you, we
will have to close this bug as CANTFIX.
Setting status to NEEDINFO, and awaiting information from the reporter.
[This is mass-filed message to all open Fedora Core 6 bugs related to Xorg or
Gecko. If you see any other reason, why this bug shouldn't be closed, please,
comment on it here.]
I'd love to be able to test it but right now compiz won't even run on my desktop
with FC8. Once I have that sorted I'll test further.
Marking just as NEEDINFO, just to know on which side of the playground the ball is
Still broken on FC8 in some cases but usually offset by less and mostly shows up
on pulldown menus in JMRI
Cool, thanks, passing the batton to krh.
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