Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 15111
Possible miscompile? Vertical lines showing when move windows
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:57 EDT
Cyrix MediaGX, 32Mb RAM, running Pinstripe X,
GNOME and Window Maker.
When I move windows around with Window Maker and
'opaque' window-moving (ie, the whole window follows
the mouse immediately), I get thin vertical lines appearing
down the window. When I do this with 'box' (or something:
only the borders moving when moving the mouse), it
doesn't happen. I can get rid of the vertical lines by
shading and unshading the window (they remain on the
Suggestion is that this is a "miscompile" or an "off-by-one"
error. I hope you know what that means. I don't, I got it from
This defect is considered MUST-FIX for Winston Release-Candidate #1
Trond's patched Xconfigurator and Kudzu RPMS fixed this bug. GUI install worked
flawlessly, and there are no glitches in Gnome.