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Bug 55269 - Menu panel do not follow Fitts' Law
Menu panel do not follow Fitts' Law
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: gtk+ (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Owen Taylor
Aaron Brown
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Reported: 2001-10-28 16:45 EST by Alfonso Landin
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-10-28 18:44:51 EST
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Description Alfonso Landin 2001-10-28 16:45:21 EST
Description of Problem:
The menu panel don't follow Fitts' law as in other gnome dists as the
Ximian's one. This make more complicated to select an item from the menu.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create a menu panel if you dont have one
2. Move the mouse to the top-left edge of the screen
3. Click with the button1

Actual Results:
Nothing happens

Expected Results:
The programs menu should be showed

Additional Information:
Comment 1 Havoc Pennington 2001-10-28 18:34:11 EST
Involves a GTK patch.
Comment 2 Owen Taylor 2002-03-26 12:09:15 EST
Fixed in gtk2, I don't think it can sensibly be backported to GTK+-1.2;
changing how GTK+-1.2 allocates space at this point doesn't really make

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