Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 967379
notification bubbles partially off screen in fallback mode
Last modified: 2014-02-05 16:33:42 EST
Created attachment 753424 [details]
workaround for broken bubble width
I noticed that notification bubble, where summary or body text is too long is not given a suitable width, so it partially extends off-screen to the upper right of the screen. The problem seems to rely on long strings in GtkLabel widget. In this case, the widget won't respect the width given in gtk_widget_set_size_request().
For whatever *magical* reason, setting a dumb value of max_width_chars for these labels seems to be a workaround.
Gnome with fallback mode activated.
Created attachment 753772 [details]
snapshot, stock F-18 with updates (fallback mode on), notification bubble overflow
Created attachment 753773 [details]
screenshot, stock F-18 with updates (fallback mode on), with patch applied
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