Bug 380361 - nm-applet fails to function correctly when using dual head
Summary: nm-applet fails to function correctly when using dual head
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: NetworkManager
Version: 8
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Dan Williams
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-11-13 16:34 UTC by milady
Modified: 2009-01-09 05:11 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2009-01-09 05:11:35 UTC
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Description milady 2007-11-13 16:34:21 UTC
Description of problem:
I am using my laptop with a secondary desktop screen. While having a cloned
desktop is not a problem for nm-applet/knetworkmanager, nm-applet fails to
function correctly when I switch to a spanning desktop. And by "fails to
function correctly" I mean: the icon is in the system tray, but when I left or
right click on it the menus do not appear. Instead I get a thin white line of
approximately the width of the menu and at approximately the height of the menu
above the nm-applet system tray icon.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Use dual head with a spanning desktop.
Actual results:
impossible to use nm-applet in dual head

Expected results:
full nm-applet usage

Additional info:

Comment 1 Rex Dieter 2007-11-13 16:37:35 UTC
Reassigning -> NetworkManager (where nm-applet lives)

Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-11-26 08:24:14 UTC
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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2009-01-09 05:11:35 UTC
Fedora 8 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-01-07. Fedora 8 is 
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