[As-users] suggestion to deal with the java disappearing windows

Sean Dague (sean@dague.net)
Tue, 12 Apr 2005 20:47:21 -0400

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Though I understand there is a database entry now to prevent windows from
being able to resize themselves, I was thinking about a more general
solution.  The real issue is that the windows are requesting to be 0 width.=
I'm curious if that is *ever* a valid request.  It actually seems sort of a
sec vulnerability in certain ways, as you could end up with windows hanging
out that you can't see.

Might it be a good idea to decide that the smallest size a window could
request on a resize would be 5x5 pixels, or something?  Just a thought.



Sean Dague                                       Mid-Hudson Valley
sean at dague dot net                            Linux Users Group
http://dague.net                                 http://mhvlug.org

There is no silver bullet.  Plus, werewolves make better neighbors
than zombies, and they tend to keep the vampire population down.

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