[Bug 38269] Strange behavior maximizing windows already at maximum size
bmaurer at andrew.cmu.edu
Wed Apr 5 20:07:38 UTC 2006
Public bug reported:
Affects: metacity (Ubuntu)
Priority: (none set)
To demonstrate this, you need a theme with rounded window borders (like
clearlooks). First, take a non-maximized window and resize it so it
takes the entire space of the desktop (do *NOT* maximize it, just
resize). Once this is done, double click the title bar, click the
maximize button, etc. The rounded corners will not become rectangular,
but the window border will go away (like in normal maximization). Also,
the maximize button will not change to unminimize.
It seems that (related to this) many apps are launched in what *should*
be a maximized state, however:
1) the window borders are not rectangular
2) you can't unminimize them
See attached screenshots.
** Attachment added: "Before attempting to maximize window"
** Attachment added: "after"
Strange behavior maximizing windows already at maximum size
More information about the desktop-bugs