Bug 73311

Summary: unable to cycle between windows after reboot
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: David Kaplan <dmkaplan>
Component: sawfishAssignee: Havoc Pennington <hp>
Status: CLOSED UPSTREAM QA Contact: Jay Turner <jturner>
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Priority: medium    
Version: 7.3CC: srevivo
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Hardware: athlon   
OS: Linux   
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Description Flags
xsession error file none

Description David Kaplan 2002-09-02 17:40:43 EDT
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Description of problem:
I recently rebooted my machine after a kernel update and now I am unable to
cycle between windows using Alt-Tab like I used to be able to.  It has been a
while since a reboot, so it could be unrelated to the kernel update, but that
was the last thing that I did.

New accounts do not seem to have the same problem, but copying all the files
from a new account into my home directory did not fix the problem.  

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.log into one of my older accounts
2.type alt-tab

Actual Results:  the title bar of the active window flashes as if it was going
to change, but nothing actually happens - the active and raised window does not

Expected Results:  the next window should come to the top and become active.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Havoc Pennington 2002-09-25 16:30:45 EDT
Good chance you're getting sawfish errors in ~/.xsession-errors.
Those might be helpful.
Comment 2 David Kaplan 2002-09-25 17:40:09 EDT
Created attachment 77246 [details]
xsession error file
Comment 3 Havoc Pennington 2003-01-12 23:01:49 EST
Upstream as http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=103324