[xmonad] Stuck inside a window - this happen to anyone else?

Don Stewart dons at galois.com
Fri Dec 14 12:03:22 EST 2007

> On 14/12/2007, Brent Yorgey <byorgey at gmail.com> wrote:
> > That sounds like something I've experienced.  Firefox still responded to the
> > keyboard and mouse, right?  Next time it happens, try opening another window
> > from within firefox -- when I've experienced this sort of thing, opening
> > another window has fixed the problem.  Very strange, at any rate...
> Yep, that's exactly it. If I did it over I would have put a bit more
> thought into diagnosis, but I was trying to get back to what I was
> actually doing.
> I've only just upgraded to xmonad 0.5 so it may happen frequently. Or
> maybe it was a total freak and it won't happen again for weeks or
> months?

If it happens again, consider upgrading to the darcs version, and X11
1.4.1. Two rare bugs have been fixed, possibly related (or not). 

That would at least let us rule out something that might have been

-- Don

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