[Xquartz-dev] keyboard/mouse focus issues
pelle at morth.org
Fri Oct 16 10:16:43 PDT 2009
Hrm, I just noticed I can only reproduce it if I actually click an X11
window to make X11 active. If I click the dock item the windows work.
As usual minimizing all the windows and restoring them resolves the
issue. gitk is also affected btw (was just looking though the changes
to see if I can spot something).
16 okt 2009 kl. 15.57 skrev Jeremy Huddleston:
> hrm... ok. Thanks for the info. I'll be building some versions of
> the server incrementally from what was released in alpha1 through
> what is in alpha3 and will let you know when they're available...
> hopefully with these we can atleast hone in on the problematic change.
> In the mean time, can you atleast confirm two things for me?
> 1) Test my xkb hunch:
> Install alpha3
> Nuke the /opt/X11/share/X11/xkb directory
> Does the problem go away? (note that the 1.7 server will fail to
> startup this way)
> 2) Ensure it is actually a server bug:
> Install alpha1.
> Backup its X11.bin
> cp /Applications/Utilities/XQuartz.app/Contents/MacOS/X11.bin /tmp/
> Install alpha3
> Restore alpha1's X11.bin
> sudo cp /tmp/X11.bin.alpha1 /Applications/Utilities/XQuartz.app/
> Nuke the /opt/X11/share/X11/xkb directory (important since alpha1's
> X11.bin fails keymapping if that directory is in place)
> The resulting install *should* work if my assumption is correct that
> it's a server related issue
> On Oct 16, 2009, at 01:29, John Koren wrote:
>> I use rxvt and xterm and both lock up equally with alpha2 and alpha3
>> with or without X11.bin-1.7.0901. Unfortunately, I do not have time
>> for debugging and thus I am just monitoring closely this issue.
>> is working adequately for me (with some strange but relatively minor
>> On Thu, Oct 15, 2009 at 10:46 PM, Jeremy Huddleston <jeremyhu at apple.com
>> > wrote:
>>> So, I've been trying for an hour or so, and I can't seem to
>>> reproduce this
>>> bug where mouse/keyboard events stop being sent when switching to/
>>> from X11
>>> as the focused application.
>>> I haven't heard much since alpha3, but I'm wondering if that's
>>> people are too scared to try alpha3 after the problems mentioned
>>> alpha2. I really want to squash this issue since it's the only
>>> problem I am
>>> aware of with this release, but I need some help to actually
>>> reproduce it.
>>> Can someone please confirm whether or not this issue is still
>>> present in
>>> alpha3? Also, please confirm that it's there in the 1.7 server as
>>> well as
>>> the 1.6 server shipped.
>>> I'll be building a bunch of "drop in" server binaries for testing
>>> if I can't
>>> actually reproduce this myself.
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