Opened 4 years ago

Last modified 4 years ago

#16525 new defect

Contact List Not Docking Correctly

Reported by: drinkteaxreadbooks Owned by: datallah
Milestone: Component: winpidgin (gtk)
Version: 2.10.11 Keywords: contact list, docking issue
Cc:

Description

I suspect this is an issue with Windows 8.1, but after recently downloading and installing Pidgin I noticed that the contact list does not appear to dock "correctly" as seen below:

http://i.imgbox.com/OtOmaGNP.png

When docked, it gets placed under the taskbar instead of snapping to it and overlaps the browser. Consquently, when the browser is focused on, it overlaps the docked contact list:

http://i.imgbox.com/9ru9Dmlc.png

Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 4 years ago by datallah

  • Component changed from unclassified to winpidgin (gtk)
  • Owner changed from EionRobb to datallah

The docking functionality has a number of known issues that are not easily fixable due to the interaction between GTK+ and the windows API and is pretty much unmaintained.

Patches are always welcome to improve it.

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