Bug 52854 - Cannot move windows to left/right/up/down workspaces
Cannot move windows to left/right/up/down workspaces
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: sawfish (Show other bugs)
i586 Linux
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Assigned To: Havoc Pennington
Aaron Brown
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Reported: 2001-08-29 20:58 EDT by William Shotts
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:36 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-08-30 11:23:30 EDT
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Description William Shotts 2001-08-29 20:58:46 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:0.9.3) Gecko/20010801

Description of problem:
Using the menu on the titlebar of a window, the selections for moving a
window to another workspace (left, right, up, down) do not work.  The
slections for previous/next do work.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start gnome
2. Bring up a window (a terminal for example)
3. Left click on the extream left end of the title bar to bring up menu.
4. Select "Send window to..."/right

Actual Results:  Nothing happens.

Expected Results:  Window should move to the workspace to the right.

Additional info:

Slecting "Send window to..."/next workspace does move window to the right.
Comment 1 David Mason 2001-08-30 10:11:52 EDT
reassigning to sawfish
Comment 2 Havoc Pennington 2001-08-30 11:23:25 EDT
I believe those menu items only apply to viewports, not workspaces. Yes it's a
busted UI. We just turn off viewports since having both workspaces and viewports
is confusing, but didn't notice this viewports relic.

I guess ideally the menu items wouldn't appear unless you enable viewports.
Comment 3 Havoc Pennington 2002-03-01 10:45:30 EST
Moved upstream to http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=73122

closing on RH level

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