Bug 493017

Summary: Many bug messages from xim_proxy_client_protocol_real_xim_forward_event
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Johan Vromans <jvromans>
Component: imsettingsAssignee: Akira TAGOH <tagoh>
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Description Johan Vromans 2009-03-31 07:10:13 EDT
Description of problem:

Each key press in an X11 window generates some messages:

  [BUG][ 1238497435.679743] xim_proxy_client_protocol_real_xim_forward_event: The pending key event counter is overflowed

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

  Fedora 10 with all updates as of march 30,2009.

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open an xterm window
2. Start typing
3. Watch the X server log

Also works with emacs-x and other libX11 based applications.
Comment 1 Johan Vromans 2009-04-14 16:42:41 EDT
The messages disappear when I start emacs or xterm with


See also https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=493172
Comment 2 Akira TAGOH 2009-04-16 21:47:25 EDT
already fixed in rawhide fwiw. need to backport it.
Comment 3 Anthony Thyssen 2009-05-24 21:03:22 EDT
I am also having this problem.  Added the above environment variable in the mean time.   However a more permanent fix would be a lot more desirable.

when will it appear in the F10 distribution?
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Comment 5 Akira TAGOH 2009-11-24 00:50:00 EST
As per comment #2, closing.