<AWT Dev> [9] Review request for 8163101: dual-screen issue with JMenu, JPopupMenu

Semyon Sadetsky semyon.sadetsky at oracle.com
Thu Oct 20 06:36:37 UTC 2016

On 19.10.2016 18:26, Sergey Bylokhov wrote:
> On 17.10.16 10:35, Semyon Sadetsky wrote:
>>> It should not be closed as not a bug, the location of the popus should
>>> be recalculated based on the GC size.
>> As I already explain to you it should be a separate bug. GC is assumed
>> to be changed when window is moved to another screen but this doesn't
>> happen on Linux. It was initially designed this way.
>> This current bug is a regression fix. It just reverts the way it has
>> been always working.
> The code which you tried to revert if not correct. The previous change 
> was done as a fix for HiDPI support. Lots of our code depends from the 
> XWindow.scaleUp/scaleDown/getScale which ware implemented on top of 
> graphicsConfig. If it was not updated then this is a serious bug.
XWindow.scaleUp/scaleDown/getScale do not depend on screen on Linux.
> I filed a separate bug to fix Toolkit.getScreenSize() on unix.
> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-816830
probably you meant https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8168307

I proposed to do same to investigate the problem. Does it mean that you 
approve the current fix?

But severity of this bug is rather low because it is internal problem 
that does not affect user experience. It may be deferred to the next 
major JDK release.

Also note, that the same bug was already closed as "won't fix" before: 


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