problems with 'x' ing programs in 10.04 remix using gnome option

Steve yorvik.ubunto at
Sun Jun 6 14:45:32 UTC 2010

On Sun, 06 Jun 2010 15:40:01 +0100, Gary Kirkpatrick  
<pegngaryubuntu at> wrote:

> On Sun, Jun 6, 2010 at 8:37 AM, Colin Law <clanlaw at> wrote:
>> On 6 June 2010 12:34, Gary Kirkpatrick <pegngaryubuntu at> wrote:
>>> When you log in to the Remix version you can choose the Netbook 3d, 2d
>>> and  gnome options.  When I chose the latter I can not close programs
>>> using the convenient 'x' but must instead use file/close or right
>>> click on the icon in the panel and then click unmaximize.
>>> I can not find any comments on this perhaps because I do not know what
>>> to call the 'x' option.
>> I am not exactly sure if we are talking about the same mode of
>> operation, but for me when the window is maximised there is for most
>> apps an x for closing at the left hand end of the row of indicators at
>> the top right of the screen.  i.e. left of the volume control, network
>> status etc.
>> Colin

> That is what I am missing on some applications (Firefox and gedit for
> example) while others work, e.g. rhythm box.
> I have attached a screen shot, you should be ab le to see there is no
> 'x' option, maximize or minimize.
> gary
It’s the 'Title Bar' that’s missing.  I’ve no idea why though.

Steve (Yorvyk)

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