Bug 565 - Switching window managers leaves clock applet lying around
Summary: Switching window managers leaves clock applet lying around
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: WindowMaker
Version: 5.2
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Preston Brown
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Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 1998-12-22 23:31 UTC by Chris Evans
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1999-02-10 22:03:13 UTC

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Description Chris Evans 1998-12-22 23:31:09 UTC
Fire up X. Let the default fvwm95 window manager come up.
Using the menu, switch to WindowMaker style of window
Once complete use the menu again to switch back to fvwm95
style window manager.
=> oh dear! we left a WindowMaker clock applet lying around.
This should have been killed off in the switch back to
fvwm95 window manager.

Comment 1 Jay Turner 1998-12-29 18:26:59 UTC
Sure enough, the clock hangs out on the desktop after the change.
Preston, don't kow whether you wanted this, but yours was the first
name on the list!

Comment 2 Preston Brown 1999-02-10 22:03:59 UTC
we aren't fixing this.  It is trivial, and because fvwm(whatever) is
deprecated in 6.0, it isn't a priority.

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