Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 346301
Side Pane (Viewing PDF) Won't shrink, only grow
Last modified: 2009-12-04 11:50:21 EST
Description of problem:
If you increase the size of the side pane horizontally, there is no (obvious)
way of then reducing the size of the pane. Therefore you waste space and get
unnecessarily annoyed. :-)
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
3.Increase size of sidepane by dragging window border to the right
4.Then attempt to drag it back to the left to reduce the size...
It won't budge. No reduction is possible
The the sidepane would reduce its' size.
I'm writing to confirm this bug in evince-0.8.2-1.fc7.
The problem seems to be that the side pane won't allow you to shrink it if it
would cause some text or page icons to wrap. The side pane wraps its contents
correctly when it is already small.
If you've made the side pane large in a document with many pages, you can reduce
its size again by opening a document with a single page, and then dragging the
resize bar as expected.
Absolutely, evince--0.8.2-1.fc7 and the problem is that the side pane won't
allow me to shrink it back if text or page icons would wrap. The side pane wraps
its contents correctly when it is already small.
It might work that if i open a single page doc...but I can't seem to make it.
Even if it did, it doesn't really matter since it's doesn't fix the problem.
It's an ugly hack and this is definitely a bug.
Don't you agree?
This issue is still open. Please review.
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I will close this bug out myself :-) Looks fixed in the latest F9 evince.