Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 443669
Classic menu in KDE results in some sub-menus overlapping
Last modified: 2008-09-06 14:14:05 EDT
Description of problem:
On the classic menu, some sub-menus lie on top of the main menu, so it is almost
impossible to return
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Inconsistent. The effect can be seen every time, but different sub-menus would
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Start classic menu
2.Hover over the various sections
Main menu sections are hidden
Sub-menus to be outside area of main menu
Reassigning kdebase-workspace (unless the original kmenu-gnome was
And, I'm having a hard time understanding, esp, since my classic menu doesn't
seem to do as you describe. Maybe a screenshot would help?
Tried to get a screenshot, but keyboard shortcut didn't seem to work, and can't
take mouse off menu without losing it. Suggestions?
I have classic menu at right-hand corner of panel. Could this be the cause? In
the morning I'll see whether I can move it next to the dolphin menu.
ksnapshot has "Snapshot delay" option, to grab "region" or "window under mouse",
that's what I usually do.
That's the one I tried, but you have to hit the button to raise the menu, and at
that point you lose the ability to define the region.
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
More information and reason for this action is here:
I can confirm that this problem relates to having a classic menu at the
right-hand corner. Moving it left removes the problem.
If this is still an issue with KDE 4.0.5 could you please file upstream at
http://bugs.kde.org and add upstream info to this report. We will monitor
upstream for resolution
Done - Bug #165101
Thanks, will continue to track this upstream.