Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 253575
window layering problem with compiz
Last modified: 2009-12-18 00:57:51 EST
If i click on the clock applet in my top panel then the calendar doesn't appear
for several seconds unless I click where it's supposed to appear, then it
If I have two top panels, and I click on the clock applet from the topmost top
panel, then the calendar will layer under the other top panel.
Here is a nastier way to experience this bug.
GTK_IM_MODULE=gtk-im-context-simple ssh-add < /dev/null
When you login to the desktop, it pops up the ssh-add dialog asking for your ssh
passphrase. With this compiz bug, it appears and disappears rapidly. The user
is then confused as keyboard and mouse clicking fails because input is grabbed
by the hidden dialog.
* Thu Sep 20 2007 Kristian Høgsberg <email@example.com> - 0.5.2-12
- Update to more recent 0.6 branch snapshot (fixes #253575).
Unfortunately, I still experience this issue with compiz-0.5.2-14.6b86f3.fc8
Based on the date this bug was created, it appears to have been reported
during the development of Fedora 8. In order to refocus our efforts as
a project we are changing the version of this bug to '8'.
If this bug still exists in rawhide, please change the version back to
(If you're unable to change the bug's version, add a comment to the bug
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Thanks for your help and we apologize for the interruption.
The process we're following is outlined here:
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doesn't happen again.
Ray, could you still reproduce this in F9/Rawhide? If yes, it will go to be
blocking bug fedora-x-target.
Reporter, could you please reply to the previous question? If you won't reply in
one month, I will have to close this bug as INSUFFICIENT_DATA. Thank you.
compiz doesn't work at all in F9/rawhide for me. It just locks up solid.
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 10 development cycle.
Changing version to '10'.
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Switching incorrect assignees to the default one.
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