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Bug 85557

Summary: Fullscreen problems using Metacity
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Public Beta Reporter: Veit Wahlich <cru>
Component: xawtvAssignee: Ngo Than <than>
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE QA Contact:
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Hardware: i386   
OS: Linux   
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Description Veit Wahlich 2003-03-04 12:10:06 UTC
Description of problem:
(I use a 2 screen Xinerama system.)
XawTV has problems switching to fullscreen mode as Metacity prevents it from
using some space the Gnome panel uses on the other screen.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start XawTV.
2. Press f for fullscreen mode.
3. Looks ugly...

Actual Results:  XawTV is unable to reserve full screen for fullscreen mode.

Expected Results:  XawTV should be able to reserve full screen for fullscreen mode.

Additional info:
Compiling XawTV from latest Sources (
solves the problem. That version seems to be capable of using Metacity
fullscreen mode.

Comment 1 Ngo Than 2003-03-06 11:03:36 UTC
i have upgraded to 3.85. It should be available in next rawhide release.