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Bug 664995 - Can't close windows in overview on touchscreen
Can't close windows in overview on touchscreen
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 668490
Product: gnome-shell
Classification: Core
Component: general
Other Linux
: Normal normal
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Assigned To: gnome-shell-maint
Depends on:
Reported: 2011-11-27 23:21 UTC by Bastien Nocera
Modified: 2013-08-16 16:24 UTC
See Also:
GNOME target: ---
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Description Bastien Nocera 2011-11-27 23:21:31 UTC

The close button is only shown when the windows are hovered. Touchscreens can't hover. Cursor is hidden when the only pointing device is a touchscreen.
Comment 1 Allan Day 2012-08-08 10:10:24 UTC
Always show the close buttons (on all windows)?
Comment 2 Jakub Steiner 2012-08-08 23:17:38 UTC
Until all touch devices have eye trackers, that would be my recommendation ;)
Comment 3 Allan Day 2013-01-03 17:44:49 UTC
Showing close buttons on all windows is proposed in bug 691083.
Comment 4 Otto Kekäläinen 2013-03-07 20:40:19 UTC
This seems to be a duplicate of
Comment 5 Jean-François Fortin Tam 2013-08-16 16:24:18 UTC
seems like everybody agrees on the solution, so let's keep things simple and mark this a duplicate then.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 668490 ***