<AWT Dev> RFR: 8256465: [macos11] Java frame and dialog presented full screen freeze application
trebari at openjdk.java.net
Fri Apr 9 07:25:23 UTC 2021
On Fri, 9 Apr 2021 07:01:26 GMT, Sergey Bylokhov <serb at openjdk.org> wrote:
> > Fix is to set allowsAutomaticWindowTabbing to No for all the MacOS release staring from 10.12.
> > The allowsAutomaticTabbing was introduced in MacOS 10.12 but the default value changed in macos11.
> But why the option setAllowsAutomaticWindowTabbing=yes does not work? Why the nswindow in JDK is so specific?
As per my understanding we don't have support for opening window in a new Tab.And also it is always not a good idea to open in new Tab as the dialog size could be different. Similar fix is done for JavaFX(https://git.openjdk.java.net/jfx/pull/440) and for other application(like SPSS) it is advised to set System Preference -> General -> Prefer tabs to never.
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