Bug 2005 - no fvwm2 with xosview
Summary: no fvwm2 with xosview
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: fvwm2
Version: 5.2
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Preston Brown
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 1999-04-05 19:10 UTC by rsciurba
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1999-06-21 15:11:51 UTC

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Description rsciurba 1999-04-05 19:10:55 UTC
When running the default fvwm2 (version 2.0.46 with options
SHAPE XPM and M4), the xosview utility does not get attached
to the fvwm2.

Comment 1 Preston Brown 1999-04-06 16:21:59 UTC
what do you mean 'does not get attached'.  Please be more descriptive.

Comment 2 rsciurba 1999-04-07 18:07:59 UTC
xosview does not run with the fvwm2 attached to the xosview process.
Cannot manipulate window (resize, move, etc...).

To reproduce:

1)  startx using the fvwm2
2)  Insert cdrom disk 1 in cdrom drive;
3)  run glint; install the xosview utility
4)  run xosview. xosview does not run with the fvwm2.  cannot
manipulate xosview window.  can only kill the process at the command

Comment 3 Preston Brown 1999-06-21 15:11:59 UTC
AnotherLevel (our default fvwm2 setup) makes xosview have no border or
window.  You need to select "move window" from the "window operations"
menu in order to move windows like xeyes or xosview.  This is a
feature, not a bug.

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