[Xquartz-dev] Input Grab (Input on Focus) issue

Jeremy Huddleston huddleston at apple.com
Tue Oct 27 19:05:14 PDT 2009

On Oct 27, 2009, at 18:52, John Koren wrote:
>>> Great to see that the Input Grab issue is fixed. I have now two more
>>> problems to report. They have been present in all SL versions.
>>> 1) The "focus follows the mouse option" does not work at all.
>> Yeah, this is probably the same issue that Pelle just reported...  
>> it seems
>> that quartz-wm isn't using the correct preference file.
> Good. I'll let you know once you fix the Preference file issue.

Check the previous message on the list ... just need to edit /opt/X11/ 
bin/startx to export the variable.

>>> 2) This is a strange one:
>>> I have as shell script containing "xterm -e ssh -Y
>>> user at remote_machine". It  works correctly if I launch it from a
>>> command line but not when lauched from XQuartz>Applications. When it
>>> is is launched Quartz>Applications, the xterm window cannot be  
>>> closed
>>> by clicking on the close (red) button on the window. The other  
>>> buttons
>>> (yellow  and green) work correctly.
>> My guess is that you use tcsh.  Is that correct?  If so, that's a  
>> known bug
>> with tcsh.
> Yes, I use tcsh, but I did not see this problem in Leopard. This is
> the first time I noticed it.

Yes.  It is a bug in the version of tcsh on SnowLeopard.

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