Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 439958
messages are cut off
Last modified: 2013-03-13 01:43:06 EDT
Description of problem:
Frequently the system tray messages from PK is too long and gets cut off.
Debugging or even understanding what the message is just hard when this happens.
You can reproduce doing:
notify-send "fooooooooo" "baaaaaaaaaaaaar baaaaaaaz fooooooo baaaaaaaar
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
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The process we are following is described here:
> notify-send "fooooooooo" "baaaaaaaaaaaaar baaaaaaaz fooooooo baaaaaaaar
works fine here now. I believe we fixed this at some point.
In fact, we fixed it right after this bug was reported:
* Sun Apr 6 2008 Jon McCann <firstname.lastname@example.org> - 0.3.7-9
- Don't clip text in message bubbles (#441099)