Window placement off-screen

Michael Orlitzky michael at
Thu Apr 28 17:46:45 CEST 2011

On 04/28/2011 02:58 AM, Olivier Fourdan wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 28, 2011 at 12:31 AM, Michael Orlitzky <michael at> wrote:
>> This has been driving me nuts on three separate machines since the 4.8
>> upgrade. Surely someone else has run into it and fixed it?
>>  1.
>>  2.
>> Both are the result of starting the terminal, and running the shown
>> command. No other tricks.
> Chances are that the initial size of Emacs window is smaller and fit
> in the area, but then Emacs enlarges its window afterwards once the
> font size is applied, causing the window to be placed partly outside
> of the screen.
> I can see Emacs resizing its window on startup here
> Does this happen with other apps as well or just Emacs?

In the second screenshot, evince is not emacs =)

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