Bug 74730 - redhat-credits partially visible in Xinerama environment
Summary: redhat-credits partially visible in Xinerama environment
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: redhat-artwork   
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Version: 8.0
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Havoc Pennington
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Keywords: Triaged
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Blocks: 79579 CambridgeTarget
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-10-01 08:23 UTC by Ulrich Drepper
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:46 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-03-02 16:30:27 UTC
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Description Ulrich Drepper 2002-10-01 08:23:16 UTC
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Description of problem:
With my Xinerama setup (screen 0 at offset 1600, screen 1 at offset 0) the
redhat-credit program shows strange behavior.  The left screen is completely
untouched.  The right screen is blackend and the credits are shown at the very
right, but are only 50% visible.  Somewhere the program assumes that Screen 0 is
at offset 0 and screen 1 at the right (with offset 1600 in my case).  This is
not required.

Besides, it might be nices to avoid using the full width of a Xinerama display
and display the text on both/all screens.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.setup Xinerama with screen 0 to the right of screen 1.
2.start redhat-credits

Actual Results:  Output as desribed above.

Expected Results:  Either respect screen positions or display text on all screens.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Havoc Pennington 2003-01-08 22:11:02 UTC
well I'm curious what this is, anyhow. ;-)

Comment 2 Ulrich Drepper 2003-10-07 00:34:52 UTC
Still a problem with FC test2 code.  If you don't want to fix it mark the bug as
such.  Likewise if the program gets depricated which I think makes sense for FC.

Comment 3 Alexander Larsson 2004-03-02 16:30:27 UTC
We removed the redhat-credits app.

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