I have both a top and a bottom panel (I added the top one). I also have added the workspace switcher to my bottom panel, and changed it so it's 2x2. When a program window is not maximized, if I move it to another workspace (right-click on top bar of window > move to [another] workspace), rather than respecting the top panel, the window in then located on the new workspace so that the top bar of the window (where minimize / maximize / close are) is hidden behind the top panel.
Running Darnya. And have the following packages installed (among others, but manually entering everything that a search for compiz in synaptic wore me out):
Happy to provide more info; please just ask.
Thanks in advance for your advice!