Bug 832159 - In a full-screen SPICE VM, I can access the Gnome shell through the message tray hot spot.
In a full-screen SPICE VM, I can access the Gnome shell through the message t...
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: 2012-06-14 13:23 EDT by Bill Sanford
Modified: 2013-08-01 02:40 EDT (History)
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GNOME Bugzilla 678114 None None None 2012-06-14 13:25:01 EDT

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Description Bill Sanford 2012-06-14 13:23:14 EDT
Description of problem:
With Fedora 17 and the new SPICE virt-viewer, a SPICE VM client in full-screen still can have the Message Tray pop-up using the lower-right hot spot. I can then click on, for example xchat and I will then have xchat in front of my
full-screen SPICE VM and access to the Gnome shell.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. After the install of virt-viewer and spice-xpi, open a SPICE VM to full-screen.
2. Put mouse in far lower-right corner of VM screen.
Actual results:
The message tray hot spot activates the message tray to appear.

Expected results:
The message tray hot spot does not activate the message tray to appear.

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This bug is also filed upstream at: 

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