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bug #20598: Something funny with "Ready" checkboxes in pregame screen

Submitted by:  Jacob Nevins <jtn>
Submitted on:  Thu 07 Mar 2013 12:01:36 AM UTC  
Category: client-gtk-3.0Severity: 3 - Normal
Priority: 5 - NormalStatus: Works For Me
Assigned to: NoneOpen/Closed: Closed
Release: Operating System: GNU/Linux
Planned Release: 2.5.x, 2.6.0, 3.0.0Contains string changes: None

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Sun 24 Jul 2016 11:02:18 AM UTC, comment #8:

In case anyone thinks of linking this to bug #24867 (which mentions checkboxes): my backup history indicates that at no point did I have the package 'gtk3-engines-xfce' installed.

Jacob Nevins <jtn>
Project Administrator
Thu 30 Jun 2016 08:06:41 AM UTC, comment #7:

...released in July 2012.

Ubuntu Precise (where I saw this) apparently had 3.4.2.

I haven't seen it since (on any platform). No-one else has complained. I'm inclined to close this.

Jacob Nevins <jtn>
Project Administrator
Mon 27 Jun 2016 01:16:18 AM UTC, comment #6:

Row height related stuff was changed in gtk+ 3.4 (deducted from the fact that some related functions have been deprecated at that point).

Marko Lindqvist <cazfi>
Project Administrator
Wed 21 Jan 2015 09:04:47 AM UTC, comment #5:

I believe I was still seeing it on Xubuntu 12.04 right up until I upgraded a couple of weeks ago.

I no longer see it on Xubuntu 14.04.

It might be down to an ancient Gtk3 version, although given it's theme-specific the interaction could be more complex and the bug still latent.

Jacob Nevins <jtn>
Project Administrator
Wed 21 Jan 2015 12:44:46 AM UTC, comment #4:

Do you still have some setup where you see this?
I think I have seen it in the past with some ancient gtk3 version, but it disappeared with gtk+ upgrade.

Marko Lindqvist <cazfi>
Project Administrator
Sat 20 Sep 2014 04:56:46 PM UTC, comment #3:

I don't see this on the Windows build (e.g. 2.4.3), even with the Freeciv theme, but I do still see it on my Xubuntu 12.04 (the same setup I originally reported it on).

Jacob Nevins <jtn>
Project Administrator
Sat 06 Apr 2013 09:07:16 PM UTC, comment #2:

The same happens with tables containing checkboxes in the editor (e.g., buildings in city).

It appears to only happen with the Freeciv theme, so I assume the bug lies there.

Jacob Nevins <jtn>
Project Administrator
Thu 07 Mar 2013 12:02:04 AM UTC, comment #1:

(This is on xubuntu 12.04.)

Jacob Nevins <jtn>
Project Administrator
Thu 07 Mar 2013 12:01:36 AM UTC, original submission:

They seem to be progressively more shifted/truncated vertically on successive players. See screenshot.

(Same on S2_4 r22490 and trunk r22488.)

Jacob Nevins <jtn>
Project Administrator


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    Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
    Sun 10 Jul 2016 12:05:01 PM UTCjtnStatusNone=>Works For Me
    Wed 14 Oct 2015 08:42:47 PM UTCcazfiPlanned Release2.5.2, 2.6.0, 3.0.0=>2.5.x, 2.6.0, 3.0.0
    Fri 07 Aug 2015 06:16:34 PM UTCcazfiPlanned Release2.5.1, 2.6.0, 3.0.0=>2.5.2, 2.6.0, 3.0.0
    Sat 21 Feb 2015 12:33:18 PM UTCcazfiPlanned Release2.5.0, 2.6.0=>2.5.1, 2.6.0, 3.0.0
    Sat 25 Jan 2014 01:43:09 PM UTCjtnPlanned Release2.4.1, 2.5.0, 2.6.0=>2.5.0, 2.6.0
    Sun 04 Aug 2013 08:19:13 PM UTCcazfiPlanned Release2.4.0=>2.4.1, 2.5.0, 2.6.0
    Thu 07 Mar 2013 12:01:36 AM UTCjtnAttached File-=>Added gtk3-S2_4-pregame-checkboxes.png, #17401
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