Window placement off-screen

Olivier Fourdan fourdan at
Thu Apr 28 17:47:48 CEST 2011

On Thu, Apr 28, 2011 at 5:46 PM, Michael Orlitzky <michael at> wrote:
> 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 =)

Yes, but evince also resize its window.

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