Bug 112476

Summary: hangs "display image on centered background" .displayrc preferences
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Mike <lsomike>
Component: ImageMagickAssignee: Matthias Clasen <mclasen>
Status: CLOSED CANTFIX QA Contact: Mike McLean <mikem>
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Description Mike 2003-12-20 16:12:25 UTC
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Description of problem:
display <some image_name>

click on the image to bring up the "commands" menu
select "Miscellany"
select "Preferences"
select "Display image on a centered background"
select "Apply"
Image will re-draw
right click image to bring up "shortcuts" menu
select Image Info

At this point I see an hour glass that never goes away. I cannot bring 
up the task bar or <alt>-tab to any other application that's running.  
I have to <ctrl>-<alt>-F1 to a console window, login and issue a kill 
command to kill the "display" process.

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Note: you'll have to edit "~/.displayrc"  file to set:

display.backdrop: False

to reverse the actions above.

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I've had other's confirm this problem and some commentary can be found
in the archives of the Fedora Core E-mail list under the subject heading:

Request for verification of Bug in ImageMagick.



Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
ImageMagic-5.5.6-5

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
display <some image_name>

click on the image to bring up the "commands" menu
select "Miscellany"
select "Preferences"
select "Display image on a centered background"
select "Apply"
Image will re-draw
right click image to bring up "shortcuts" menu
select Image Info  

Actual Results:  Mine and at least one other system hangs.  Another
poster says his displayed image just drops out after 3 seconds.

Expected Results:  no unexpected hangs or drop out.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Matthias Clasen 2005-09-30 23:36:46 UTC
Fedora Core 1 is no longer supported. 
Please open another bug if this problem still occurs.