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VLC media player's about dialog has no close (x) button
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When I open VLC media player and go to About to see the version number, there is no x on the popup to close it like in Linux Mint so I have to press Esc.

Edit: I should have mentioned I experienced this on Solus Mate.

JoshStrobl added a subscriber: JoshStrobl.EditedFeb 14 2017, 4:18 AM

Can't reproduce issue.

Edit: We're thinking it's a WM issue. @feskyde can reproduce.

feskyde added a comment.EditedFeb 14 2017, 4:30 AM

As requested by @JoshStrobl on IRC, I will only say one thing:

OBJECTION!

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mate-user updated the task description. (Show Details)Feb 14 2017, 1:02 PM

I have the same issue. Also using the MATE edition.

mate-user added a comment.EditedFeb 28 2017, 11:44 PM

This also affects the about dialog for MATE Terminal, Transmission and Disks. Same thing happens for most system apps like Atril, Caja, Calculator etc.

In the comments here, when a comment is edited, it should be possible to click the "Edited" tag beside the time stamp to view edit history. And in comment history view, maybe add some green and red highlighting to show which characters/words were added or removed. Thanks.

@mate-user I fail to see how that is relevant to this issue. And no.

hi @ikey can this be fixed for the next iso snapshot ?

This bug still exists after a fresh install of Solus Mate 2017.04.18.0 and installing all updates and restarting.