Bug 213114 - xmame and SDLMAME don't work with compiz/desktop effects
Summary: xmame and SDLMAME don't work with compiz/desktop effects
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: compiz
Version: 6
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Kristian Høgsberg
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2006-10-30 21:03 UTC by Frank Cox
Modified: 2018-04-11 18:43 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2008-01-15 14:38:56 UTC

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Description Frank Cox 2006-10-30 21:03:18 UTC
Description of problem:
Tested with: xmame.x11 v0.106 and SDLMAME 0109u2
Neither works with compiz enabled.  Black screen until I hit esc to exit.
Using Intel onboard graphic controller.

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

How reproducible:
Every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1.compile xmame.x11 or SDLMAME
2../xmame.x11 pacman
Actual results:
Black screen

Expected results:
Pacman game

Additional info:
Hans de Goede (xmame developer) stated this when I asked about it on the xmame
mailing list:
AFAIK compiz is incompatible with lots of stuff, esp opengl apps. Go file a bug
against compiz :)

Comment 1 Matěj Cepl 2007-10-02 21:45:05 UTC
Since this bugzilla report was filed, there have been several updates, which may
have resolved this issue. Users who have experienced this problem are encouraged
to upgrade their system to the latest version of their distribution available.

Please, if you experience this problem on the up-to-date system, let us now in
the comment for this bug, or whether the upgraded system works for you.

And, BTW, if you englighten me what actually xmame/SDLMAME is, I would be very

If you won't be able to reply in one month, I will have to close this bug as

Comment 2 Matěj Cepl 2007-12-10 09:23:50 UTC
Fedora Core 6 is no longer supported, could you please reproduce this with the
updated version of the currently supported distribution (Fedora 7, 8, or
Rawhide)? If this issue turns out to still be reproducible, please let us know
in this bug report. If after a month's time we have not heard back from you, we
will have to close this bug as CANTFIX.

Setting status to NEEDINFO, and awaiting information from the reporter.

[This is mass-filed message to all open Fedora Core 6 bugs related to Xorg or
Gecko. If you see any other reason, why this bug shouldn't be closed, please,
comment on it here.]

Comment 3 Matěj Cepl 2008-01-15 14:38:56 UTC
Since there are insufficient details provided in this report for us to
investigate the issue further, and we have not received feedback to the
information we have requested above, we will assume the problem was not
reproducible, or has been fixed in one of the updates we have released for the
reporter's distribution.

Users who have experienced this problem are encouraged to upgrade to the latest
update of their distribution, and if this issue turns out to still be
reproducible in the latest update, please reopen this bug with additional


{This is mass-closing of all obsolete bugs; if this bug was in your opinion
closed by mistake, please, reopen it with additional information; thanks a lot
and I am sorry for bothering you in such case.}

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