Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 579889
Switching from metacity->compiz (or compiz->metacity) causes windows with "tabs" to change size (typically getting smaller)
Last modified: 2012-08-16 13:16:36 EDT
Description of problem:
I've noticed that if I use desktop-effects to change from metacity to compiz, or the other way around, one of my gnome-terminal windows changes size.
Typically it goes from 80x24 to 79x21.
Here is how I 'reproduce' this:
Create a standard 80x24 gonme-terminal window.
Create a second 80x24 window using 'File->Open Terminal'.
In the second window, create 2 additional tabs using 'File->Open Tab'.
Start 'Desktop Effects' and switch from metacity to compiz (or the other way).
The second window will now be 79x21.
Believe this problem occurs with fc13 as well.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Described above.
I forgot to list versions of metacity, compiz and desktop-effects:
[tbl@tlondon ~]$ rpm -q metacity compiz desktop-effects
This also happens when I enable 'compositing_manager' in metacity.
My nice terminal window with 3 80x24 tabs shrinks to 3 79x21 tabs.
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 14 development cycle.
Changing version to '14'.
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