Bug 739079 - When using System Settings to change the screen size and orientation for multiple monitors, the Absolute Position horizontal offset is altered.
Summary: When using System Settings to change the screen size and orientation for mult...
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Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: control-center
Version: 15
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
unspecified
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Control Center Maintainer
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2011-09-16 14:17 UTC by Kurt Risser
Modified: 2012-08-07 15:48 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2012-08-07 15:48:42 UTC


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The System Settings as configured and saved. (150.02 KB, image/png)
2011-09-16 14:18 UTC, Kurt Risser
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System Settings as shown with incorrect absolute horizontal offset changed from '1601' to '161'. (154.56 KB, image/png)
2011-09-16 14:20 UTC, Kurt Risser
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Description Kurt Risser 2011-09-16 14:17:50 UTC
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64; rv:6.0.2) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/6.0.2

A larger external monitor VGA1 is used in conjunction with the laptop's monitor to provide a single virtual desktop spanning both monitors.  It is configured as shown in the attachment.  When the configuration is saved and the user logs out, then logs back in, the configuration is not restored correctly, and running System Settings again reveals that the saved value of 1601 has been restored as 161:

Reproducible: Always



Expected Results:  
The previously saved absolute position horizontal offset should be retained for the next session,

Please see the attached screen shots for a clear understanding of the problem.

Comment 1 Kurt Risser 2011-09-16 14:18:45 UTC
Created attachment 523564 [details]
The System Settings as configured and saved.

Comment 2 Kurt Risser 2011-09-16 14:20:09 UTC
Created attachment 523565 [details]
System Settings as shown with incorrect absolute horizontal offset changed from '1601' to '161'.

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