Dock items won't re-attach to main window

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johne1
2009-07-03
2013-04-11
  • johne1
    johne1
    2009-07-03

    I closed the "sidebar" windows (File, Resources, Structure, Attributes, Symbols) to gain more real estate in the main window. Now when I select them from the View menu, Dock Items, they are floating windows which I am unable to re-attach inside the main window.

    Any suggestions?

    John

     
    • Fred
      Fred
      2009-08-18

      You should put the cursor just under the top of the floating window (the cursor changes to a hand) and drag the window where you want it to be attached.

      regards
      Fred

       
  • Razzbar Tarsis
    Razzbar Tarsis
    2009-10-02

    Same problem here. That's why I registered for this forum. At least I know I'm not the only one.

     
  • Jim Hayward
    Jim Hayward
    2009-11-07

    The outdated internal GDL code that handles the dock items has been removed from current CVS. Current CVS now compiles against your system installed libgdl. This should improve the way docks work.

    One note, GDL is broken with Gtk 2.18 client-side windows. This still has not been fixed by the upstream GDL developers. You can work around the problem by starting screem with..

        env GDK_NATIVE_WINDOWS=1 path/to/screem