[Xmonad] [sebastian.goll@gmx.de: Re: [dwm] Greyish blobs]

Donald Bruce Stewart dons at cse.unsw.edu.au
Sun Jun 17 23:22:36 EDT 2007

> On Mon, Jun 18, 2007 at 01:12:36PM +1000, Donald Bruce Stewart wrote:
> > 
> > This is a little weird. Spencer: was this expected. Does it mean that
> > the 'grey blobs' window is somehow not visible, and previously was just
> > left on the screen?
> Grey blobs is a very well known bug, introduced by a patch of mine.
> xpdf (notably) violates the IRCCCM and fails to send a synthetic event,
> thus confusing the code I wrote to handle unmaps.  Spencer replaced it
> with a much uglier and more complicated ball of guards derived from wmii
> logic, and it works.

No, not the same bug. This grey blob here was in original dwm, and early xmonad. 
Its not the same as the one introduced by your unmapping hack, though
the solution to that may have fixed it.

-- Don

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