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Problems at use | Problèmes à l'utilisation

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[Locked] Jump of the dock when an icon is disappearing from the taskbar. [Bug #279]
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Guest English 33 matttbe [Read]
23 November 2013 à 18:07

matttbe, Wednesday 22 August 2012 à 14:20


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And as we can see on this screencast, the position of the dock is not fixed when we move the mouse inside the dock:



At the beginning, there is a jump because the window is resized and then, the dock is not fixed when the mouse is on the middle of the dock

matttbe, Tuesday 02 October 2012 à 10:33


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Yesterday I tested the dock with a second screen and the default view and... Everything works fine
No jump, no problem with the callback zone, etc. (I forgot to check if we can place the dock in both screens but I'm going to do that tonight!)

a constant size for the 3D view too?

taiebot65, Tuesday 02 October 2012 à 21:51


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+1 please.

taiebot65, Monday 10 December 2012 à 23:23


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up for the 3d view

matttbe, Saturday 15 December 2012 à 17:20


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Yes +1, Good idea

taiebot65, Wednesday 13 February 2013 à 00:59


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Waouh je crois que c'est resolu pour la vue 3d aussi.

C'est beaucoup plus smooth.

Merci beaucoup fabounet.

matttbe, Wednesday 13 February 2013 à 09:51


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and it doesn't consume more resources

taiebot65, Saturday 13 July 2013 à 13:53


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Hop screen dialog does appear outside of the screen solved.

Thanks fabounet

Guest, Friday 15 November 2013 à 13:27

I still have this problem with Glx-Dock 3.3.1 using Ubuntu 12.04.03
My graphics card: Intel Third Generation Core Graphics Controller

Guest, Friday 15 November 2013 à 13:29

I forgot to mention: The problem here obviously is the alignment focussing on the left border of the dock instead of the center.

Guest, Tuesday 19 November 2013 à 13:08

Any chance to get rid of that problem? Does it occur to rarely to be considered?

matttbe, Wednesday 20 November 2013 à 22:07


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@Guest: how do you do exactly to reproduce this bug each time?

Guest, Thursday 21 November 2013 à 14:41

Exactly as described in the thread. When the animation for icon removal is finished, whole dock jumps to the left for about a centimeter.

matttbe, Saturday 23 November 2013 à 18:07


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@Guest: I'm not able to reproduce this bug.
Where is located your taskbar? Do you have this bug only when removing icons which are on left/right side? (only with the last one?)
What's your Window Manager? (Compiz?)

Problems at use | Problèmes à l'utilisation

Subjects Author Language Messages Last message
[Locked] Jump of the dock when an icon is disappearing from the taskbar. [Bug #279]
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Guest English 33 matttbe [Read]
23 November 2013 à 18:07


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