*** This bug is a duplicate of bug 751605 *** https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/751605 Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. This particular bug has already been reported and is a duplicate of bug 751605, so it is being marked as such. Please look
** Also affects: ayatana-design Importance: Undecided Status: New ** Changed in: ayatana-design Importance: Undecided = Critical ** Changed in: ayatana-design Status: New = Triaged ** Changed in: ayatana-design Assignee: (unassigned) = John Lea (johnlea) ** Tags added:
I agree with Éric that the window overhangs the edge of the window is what triggers the window to maximise on the wrong screen. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u4yamCm2mqc -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu.
What Éric describes seems to match what I see on Precise. I'd like to add that, when I drag a window to the top of the small monitor, the orange highlight indicates that it will be maximised on that (small) monitor, but when I release the mouse, the window jumps to the large monitor. So the code
I added a video capture of this issue to #966547, before marking that bug as duplicate of this one. Hope that helps for fixing it. @Éric: I would agree to the expected behavious you proposed. I would add that if the window is maximized by dragging it to the top, it should maximize to the monitor
Here is my understanding of the mis-behaviour: 1. you need at least two monitors, with different resolutions 2. open a resizable window on the smallest monitor (example: gedit) 3. If the has a vertical (resp. horizontal) size bigger than the small monitor _and_ smaller than the big monitor,
** Summary changed: - cannot maximize window to secondary monitor + Windows maximize on the wrong monitor ** Project changed: unity = compiz ** Package changed: unity (Ubuntu) = compiz (Ubuntu) ** Also affects: compiz-core Importance: Undecided Status: New ** Changed in: compiz-core