User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.8a5) Gecko/20041112 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.8a5) Gecko/20041112 Starting Mozilla, comes up small. Maximize it. Quit Mozilla. Start again: still comes up small. Using: mozilla -width 1265 -height 983, like the -help says, has no effect. Happens with all users, including new users with no .mozilla dir. EXCEPT one user always starts maximized. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1.start mozilla. Maximize. 2.quit mozilla 3.start mozilla again: is not maximized. Actual Results: Does not start maximized. But OK with one user on the system. Expected Results: Always come up maximized. This is like 257271, which says it is a dup, but does not say of what. This used to never happen, until... I switched XFree86 drivers, from Nvidia closed source to nv. That needed modelines, which Nvidia does not. I switched back again to Nvidia, but ever since then Mozilla does not remember it was maximized. You people are to be recommended for finding your way around in a snakepit. ;-) Unfortunately it is annoying: having to always click the maximize button, since I always use Mozilla maximized...
Today (Dec. 1 2004) I noticed suddenly that Mozilla *was* starting up fullscreen. And I must apologize that I did not notice when that started: in the past week or something. I just did not notice that I did not have to hit the maximize button anymore. This is on Linux Debian Sarge: I have not applied updates since I filed the bug.
Today I downloaded both mozilla-i686-pc-linux-gnu-gtk2+xft-1.8a5.tar.gz and mozilla-source-1.8a5.tar.bz2. Installed both. Upon starting noticed that https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=214007 is there again: the chevron is gone from the personal toolbar. So I looked at the comments and that mentioned that by "resizing" it will appear. Sure enough. AND this bug is back then: after resizing once and pressing the maximize button on the window, Mozilla does NOT start up maximized anymore. This time I will see if I can keep track of when it DOES start up maximized again.
This morning Mozilla started up fullscreen. I have no idea what brought the change from yesterday when it did not.
Summary: mozilla does not remember fullscreen startup → mozilla does not start up maximized
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
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