Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 495939
Maximized window flickers when moving from a monitor to another
Last modified: 2013-03-03 21:48:03 EST
Created attachment 339706 [details]
Proposed patch (from upstream bug)
Description of problem:
Using a multi-monitor layout, moving a maximized window from one monitor to the other causes flickering.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. run a xinerama/multi-monitor layout
2. maximize a window
3. make sure a panel is located on top of one monitor
4. grab the maximized window and move it to the other monitor
The window will appear alternatively one both monitors as the drag occurs.
The window moves to the other monitor but does not flicker.
This is upstream bug #358715 in b.g.o that affects metacity 2.16
Test package provided to customer, awaiting confirmation.
built in dist-5E-qu-candidate as metacity-2.16.0-15.el5
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described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
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