Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 476103
Auto hidden gnome-panels responds very trustless
Last modified: 2018-04-11 12:21:34 EDT
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The auto-hidden gnome-panels responds very trustless to mouse activity. Sometimes I've to move very often with the mouse over the hidden panel to fade the panel in.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. auto-hide the panels
2. move the mouse over the hidden panel
Nothing happened. The panel doesn't fade in. Sometimes I've also to click several times to the panel for a fade in.
The panel should fade in smoothly by moving the mouse to the hidden panel area.
seems to work okay for me. Do you run compiz or something else that might be taking control of the edge of the screen? what if you move your panel to a different edge, does it work better then?
Yes I run compiz and if I turn compiz off the fade in is working fine! With compiz it doesn't matter on which edge I will place the panel.
What plugins are you running?
Seems to be the default plugins, because I haven't changed something. This are a lot of active plugins, or?
I've noticed the same issue running the LiveCD of Fedora 12 Beta.
Switching incorrect assignees to the default one.
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I have this issue in Fedora 12. Could someone please change the version to 12 for this bug.
In response to comment one, I only experience this problem with compiz enabled. In this case, the panel never comes out of hiding. The panel works just fine with standard desktop effects.
I had this issue in F12 again. It is related with Compiz for sure and the panels have been only fading in when I was pointing the mouse to the left corners of the screen. I solved that problem on my laptop by setting this values in the gnome configuration editor under \apps\panel\toplevels\
now my panels respond immediately and not only by pointing to the left corners.
Thank you Jan. Changing these values fixed my problem.