Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 114753
Remote applications don't appear in the "alt-tab" dialog
Last modified: 2007-04-18 13:02:26 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.6a)
Description of problem:
0) Start into X
1) telnet to a remote host
2) export display to host you're working on
3) type "xhost +" locally
4) start something, i.e. xclock remotely
5) the window of the application appears locally
6) press and hold alt-tab locally; the remote application does not appear
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Actual Results: The remote application didn't appear in the "alt-tab"
Expected Results: The remote application should appear in the
I think the issue here is that xclock doesn't appear in alt+tab,
because xclock is a client that doesn't accept keyboard focus. Thus
alt+tab to it would not make sense.
Reopen if you can reproduce with something other than xclock.