Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 71311
Panel set to auto-hide greatly distributes other applications
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:38:03 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 Galeon/1.2.5 (X11; Linux i686; U;) Gecko/20020712
Description of problem:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Set panel to auto-hide
2. Open xmms
3. Add song to playlist
4. Play song
5. Move mouse pointer to unhide panel
6. Move mouse pointer back and forth horizontally
Actual Results: Waveform analyzer freezes and rest of screen stops updating
while moving the pointer. Sometimes the song will also pause at the same time.
Expected Results: Screen updates to continue like they would if the panel
wasn't set to auto-hide.
If you do a "top d 0.5" or something while doing this, what is using CPU?
Well if I continue to move the pointer back and forth the terminal window
doesn't update, but just after stopping gnome-panel is at the top of the list at
This behavior seems unique to Sawfish 2.0. I don't see this with metacity.