gedit renders without a window frame

Marshall Neill ramien43 at
Sat Jul 5 20:42:07 CEST 2014

I left GEdit long ago for Medit...  Similar in function and lots of 
features.  Might want to try it.
GEdit is the official editor for Gnome so there this is what they deemed 
as the new look and functionality.

On 07/05/2014 01:05 PM, Kai-Martin Knaak wrote:
> After one of the latest updates on my debian/testing desktops, gedit
> had an extensive change in the look and feel of the GUI. Not only it
> replaced the familiar top menu comprising "file", "edit", "view",
> "search", "help", etc with a bunch of smart phone like buttons. Gedit
> also renders without a frame now. Consequently, it also lacks the
> buttons to iconify, maximize, or roll  the window up.
> While I may get used to the smartphone like buttons, the absence of
> iconify, and maximize messes up my work flow (for serious work). Is
> the frameless window deliberate? Or is it some kind of bug?
> ---<)kaimartin(>---
> PS: gedit is currently at v3.12.1 on my system
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