Description of problem:
Up till F16 (I didn't try F17), "alt + click in a window + move mouse" used to move the window. This doesn't work anymore.
I have the same problem. If there is a change in metacity, it would be great to know how to re-enable this feature.
The default modifier has been changed upstream from "Alt" to "Super", so either use super+click or run "gsettings set org.gnome.desktop.wm.preferences mouse-button-modifier '<Alt>'"
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