Folder preperties appear behind other windows

Brian J. Tarricone brian at
Wed Sep 2 23:50:08 CEST 2009

On 09/02/2009 02:42 PM, Mike Massonnet wrote:
> 2009/9/2 Chris G <cl at>:
>> Or don't appear of course.
>> When I right click on Home, File System or Trash folders on my desktop
>> then select Properties the information window pops up below all my
>> other windows.  If there's a big window on the desktop then I see
>> nothing at all.
> It is prolly called through DBus and there is no timestamp set... As
> Brian mentionned it doesn't reproduce always, it can depend on a the
> window manager settings and tweaks, how the focus is handled, etc.

No, the desktop puts up its own file properties dialog.  It doesn't use
dbus, unless Chris' distro has patched xfdesktop to do something
different... in which case he needs to file a bug with his distro.


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