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Bug 1523944 - Inconsistent title bar and GUI size on scaled HiDPI desktop
Summary: Inconsistent title bar and GUI size on scaled HiDPI desktop
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: wayland
Version: 27
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Adam Jackson
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2017-12-09 11:05 UTC by Jan Vlug
Modified: 2018-11-30 23:17 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2018-11-30 23:17:32 UTC

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Screenshot of inconsistent window title and GUI sizes (deleted)
2017-12-09 11:06 UTC, Jan Vlug
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System ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Mozilla Foundation 1500698 None None None 2019-04-07 09:56:58 UTC

Description Jan Vlug 2017-12-09 11:05:18 UTC
I see inconsistent sizes of the title bar of windows and the size of GUI elements.
It seems that there are three variants: native gnome apps, gtk2 gnome apps, and Mozilla applications.
See the attached screenshot.

I have two displays attached. One of the is a HiDPI display where I set the scale to 150%.

It might be that I changed some settings in the past in an attempt to optimize the scaling for my HiDPI display.

Comment 1 Jan Vlug 2017-12-09 11:06:21 UTC
Created attachment 1365239 [details]
Screenshot of inconsistent window title and GUI sizes

Comment 2 Jan Vlug 2017-12-16 10:49:18 UTC
see also: bug 1515128

Comment 3 Ben Cotton 2018-11-27 13:58:20 UTC
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Comment 4 Ben Cotton 2018-11-30 23:17:32 UTC
Fedora 27 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2018-11-30. Fedora 27 is
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