Component question

Bojan Smojver bojan at
Tue May 15 04:04:25 UTC 2012

On Tue, 2012-05-15 at 11:15 +1000, Bojan Smojver wrote:
> I filed a bug recently against remmina
> ( which on second
> look would seem to be unrelated to remmina itself, but is rather a more
> generic issue affecting Gnome. Essentially, some applications that used
> to start their windows with the appropriate size in F-16 (even
> proprietary ones like ICAClient), now in F-17 appear to be disregarding
> the size of the window and opening in almost full screen mode (the
> window takes the whole workspace, but is not actually maximised).
> Does anyone know which component is normally responsible for this? The
> window manager? Some library?

Two different problems here.

The ICAClient window (although explicitly set by user) is being resized
only in mutter, caused by this silly commit:

Metacity does the right thing and obeys the window size, as set by the
application explicitly.


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