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In 11.04, the window in focus had a deeper drop shadow to make it look like it was closer to the user. This feature seems gone in 11.10.

Was this intentional and will this behavior return?

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closed as off topic by Marco Ceppi Feb 11 '12 at 18:42

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This has already been reported as a bug on Launchpad. It still hasn't been resolved yet, though. –  Christopher Kyle Horton Feb 11 '12 at 2:45

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It's intentional. Shadow is always 8 px to fix some performance issues; see the changelog for light-themes version 0.1.8.19.

No idea if/when that will return.

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