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Bug 606644 - metacity wrongly moves windows when a new randr output is enabled
metacity wrongly moves windows when a new randr output is enabled
Product: metacity
Classification: Other
Component: general
Other Linux
: Normal normal
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Assigned To: Metacity maintainers list
Metacity maintainers list
Depends on:
Reported: 2010-01-11 17:24 UTC by Julien Cristau
Modified: 2020-11-06 20:05 UTC
See Also:
GNOME target: ---
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Description Julien Cristau 2010-01-11 17:24:25 UTC
[I originally filed this as but was asked to forward here]

plugging an external monitor on my laptop and running "xrandr --output
VGA1 --auto --left-of LVDS1" results in all windows moving from the
LVDS1 output to the VGA1 one, which is quite annoying (doubly so because
a subsequent "xrandr --output VGA1 --off" will not move them back to
their original positions).  The windows don't move if VGA1 is placed to
the right of LVDS1, IIRC.
Comment 1 André Klapper 2020-11-06 20:05:39 UTC is being replaced by We are closing all old bug reports in Bugzilla which have not seen updates for many years.

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