<AWT Dev>  Review request for 8025225: Window.setAlwaysOnTop documentation should be updated
alexander.zvegintsev at oracle.com
Fri Sep 27 07:04:25 PDT 2013
Hi Anthony, Artem,
Here is updated webrev:
On 09/26/2013 05:22 PM, Artem Ananiev wrote:
> On 9/24/2013 2:06 PM, Anthony Petrov wrote:
>> Hi Alexander,
>> I suggest to mention that a call to setAlwaysOnTop(false) may also cause
>> an unspecified, platform-dependent change in the z-order of top-level
>> windows (still respecting their always-on-top states, however).
>> Otherwise this isn't clear from the current spec.
>> best regards,
>> On 09/24/2013 01:34 PM, Alexander Zvegintsev wrote:
>>> Please review the fix for the issue:
>>> The webrev is available here:
>>> This issue was raised by Metacity's specific behavior:
>>> If we have two windows(#1 has always-on-top state and has no window
>>> focus and #2 has window focus),
>>> then calling setAlwaysOnTop(false) on #1 will bring #2 window to front
>>> of #1.
>>> This fix makes more space for such window manager behavior.
>>>> The window remains in the top-most position
>>> Previous version of javadoc also does not cover a case when an another
>>> always-on-top window presented.
>>> CCC request will be send after dev's review.
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