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Bug 80619 - mozilla "forgets" window size
mozilla "forgets" window size
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 80699
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: mozilla (Show other bugs)
athlon Linux
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Assigned To: Christopher Blizzard
Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2002-12-28 16:28 EST by Elton Woo
Modified: 2008-01-17 12:49 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 13:50:44 EST
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Description Elton Woo 2002-12-28 16:28:34 EST
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.2.1) Gecko/20021218

Description of problem:
When I start Mozilla 1.2.1, it comes up in the standard window size, similar to
any of the Nautilus windows. However, if I click on the maximize button, and then
close Mozilla, the next time I start the borwser, it does NOT revert to the
size. The maximize and unmaximize buttons change when clicked, but the browser
retains its full-sized aspect, rather than reverting to the "standard" window sixe.

NOTA: This problem was / is also present in Psyche (RH 8.0). 

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Start the Mozilla browser
2.Maximize the browser window
3.Close / exit Mozilla
4. Re-start / re-open Mozilla    
5. Click on "maximize / unmaximize button'

Actual Results:  Browser does not revert to smaller size.
User has to *resize* window and close Mozilla.

Expected Results:  Browser window should "unmaximize'

Additional info:

Viewsonic 17 monitor, JATON 3DForce B-32 Plus AGP video card (32Mb)
Screen resolution: 1024 x 768 / 24-bit colour (32-bit not availale in Phoebe?)
Comment 1 Warren Togami 2002-12-29 19:23:46 EST
I think this is a metacity window manager problem, not really Mozilla?
Comment 2 Elton Woo 2002-12-29 21:05:40 EST
True. I thought it was only a problem with Mozilla, but it is consistent with
Metacity. I'm now filing this under the metacity component.
Comment 3 Warren Togami 2002-12-29 21:20:23 EST
Perhaps close this report as duplicate to Bug 60699.
Comment 4 Warren Togami 2002-12-29 21:20:54 EST
Oops, Bug 80699.
Comment 5 Christopher Blizzard 2002-12-29 23:41:56 EST
Marking as a dup.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 80699 ***
Comment 6 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 13:50:44 EST
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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