Bug 801203 - tall, unusable network menu due to small screen and many wireless networks
tall, unusable network menu due to small screen and many wireless networks
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-shell (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Owen Taylor
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-03-07 17:42 EST by Ben Liblit
Modified: 2013-02-13 15:26 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2013-02-13 15:25:57 EST
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screen shot showing menu taller than screen; four additional menu items are inaccessible below the "WiscVPN OnCampus" item (584.68 KB, image/png)
2012-03-07 17:42 EST, Ben Liblit
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Description Ben Liblit 2012-03-07 17:42:56 EST
Created attachment 568445 [details]
screen shot showing menu taller than screen; four additional menu items are inaccessible below the "WiscVPN OnCampus" item

Description of problem:

My laptop has a somewhat small (1024 x 768) display.  When I am in view of many wireless networks, the shell's network menu becomes significantly taller than the screen.  The bottom of the menu is cut off, preventing me from selecting various VPN connections or bringing up the overall network settings control panel.

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How reproducible:

100% reproducible.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Use a machine with a small screen.
2. Go to a WiFi-dense area.
3. Attempt to use the GNOME Shell's network menu.
Actual results:

Menu is taller than the screen, making menu items near the bottom of the menu inaccessible.

Expected results:

Either the menu should scroll or more WiFi networks should be hidden under the "More..." submenu.  In either case, menu items toward the bottom of the menu should remain accessible.
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