Bug 978897 - wrong listbox placement in evolution
wrong listbox placement in evolution
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: gtk2 (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Benjamin Otte
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Reported: 2013-06-27 05:39 EDT by Tomas Pelka
Modified: 2017-12-06 05:40 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2017-12-06 05:40:41 EST
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2013-06-27 05:39 EDT, Tomas Pelka
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Description Tomas Pelka 2013-06-27 05:39:01 EDT
Created attachment 766024 [details]

Description of problem:
Evolution/gtk2 place the listbox wrong in case of dual head configuration. Evo window have to be placed on both displays, so one half on the first display and second half of window on the second display. See attached screenshot.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. have a dualhead setup
2. have evo with LDAP adresbook configured
3. open new message in evo
4. move the new message window to have one half of the window on first monitor and the second one on the second monitor.
5. start tiping name of someone who is in the address book 

Actual results:
see attached screenshot, listbox is aligned to second monitor

Expected results:
should be aligned to the evolution window

Additional info:
Comment 1 Tomas Pelka 2013-06-27 06:08:49 EDT
Not a regression reproducible on 


as well.
Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2013-10-13 23:17:32 EDT
This request was not resolved in time for the current release.
Red Hat invites you to ask your support representative to
propose this request, if still desired, for consideration in
the next release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Comment 3 Jan Kurik 2017-12-06 05:40:41 EST
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 is in the Production 3 Phase. During the Production 3 Phase, Critical impact Security Advisories (RHSAs) and selected Urgent Priority Bug Fix Advisories (RHBAs) may be released as they become available.

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This issue does not meet the inclusion criteria for the Production 3 Phase and will be marked as CLOSED/WONTFIX. If this remains a critical requirement, please contact Red Hat Customer Support to request a re-evaluation of the issue, citing a clear business justification. Note that a strong business justification will be required for re-evaluation. Red Hat Customer Support can be contacted via the Red Hat Customer Portal at the following URL:


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