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Application window resize when minimized on resolution switch

NEW
Unassigned

Status

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Core
Widget: Gtk
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minor
10 years ago
4 years ago

People

(Reporter: Gregory McLean, Unassigned)

Tracking

Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

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(Reporter)

Description

10 years ago
OK that sounds confusing... 

1. Start firefox
2. set the applications size how you want it.
3. Minimize.
4. xrandr -s <some small size>, Or use something that uses xrandr to change the root window resolution. (Typically something that wants full screen)
5. xrandr -s <back to normal> (Exit said application)
6. Restore firefox from minimized state. Observe that it is now shrunk to fit the smaller resolution.

Expected results:

What is firefox doing resizing itself when its minimized? From what I understand when its minimized, its not mapped, if its not mapped just sit there quietly please. :)
Component: General → Widget: Gtk
Product: Firefox → Core
QA Contact: general → gtk
Version: 2.0 Branch → unspecified

Comment 1

4 years ago
I am interested to work on this bug and I would I like to know more details about this bug. I would also like to know where I should get started.
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