Bug 658327 - gnome panel needs some tuning to work on the side
Summary: gnome panel needs some tuning to work on the side
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Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-panel
Version: 14
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
low
low
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Assignee: Ray Strode [halfline]
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2010-11-30 01:52 UTC by Jonathan
Modified: 2012-08-16 20:22 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2012-08-16 20:22:55 UTC
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Description Jonathan 2010-11-30 01:52:51 UTC
Description of problem:
It is great to have the option to move the gnome bottom (default) bar to the side of the screen, but you need to put the vertical text or rearrange something to make it work. E.g. when the bar is at the bottom and I have firefox open on the bugzilla page, the square on the bar has a firefox icon and reads "Red hat bugzilla main...". Moving the bar to "right" then makes the same square just read "..." unless I increase the size of the bar to more than 100 pixels which is a bit much.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
GNOME Panel 2.32.0.2

How reproducible:
always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.start gnome
2.open properties for bottom bar and set it to "right"
3.
  
Actual results:


Expected results:
Write the text vertically when the bottom bar is put on any of the sides?

Additional info:

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