It’s been bugging me for a while : right now in evolution, you cannot resize the composing window smaller than the formatting toolbar (even if you never use html email, like I do). The fix for that would be pretty simple : just hide that toolbar ! Unfortunately, for some reason right now this toolbar is mandatory in gtkhtml. That means we’re stuck with huge and complex message windows filled with useless widgets, while the current trend would be towards more simplicity.
Fortunately, this problem can be solved by a dumb 4-lines patch :
Ain’t that better ?