Bug 55269 - Menu panel do not follow Fitts' Law
Summary: Menu panel do not follow Fitts' Law
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: gtk+   
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Version: 7.2
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Owen Taylor
QA Contact: Aaron Brown
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2001-10-28 21:45 UTC by Alfonso Landin
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-10-28 23:44:51 UTC
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Description Alfonso Landin 2001-10-28 21:45:21 UTC
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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How Reproducible:

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

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Comment 1 Havoc Pennington 2001-10-28 23:34:11 UTC
Involves a GTK patch.

Comment 2 Owen Taylor 2002-03-26 17:09:15 UTC
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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