[Xmonad] MATLAB and Xmonad
Brandon S. Allbery KF8NH
allbery at ece.cmu.edu
Mon Oct 1 11:37:18 EDT 2007
On Oct 1, 2007, at 10:04 , Stefan O'Rear wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 01, 2007 at 02:28:25PM +0200, Christian Thiemann wrote:
>> It looks like it's a problem with Xmonad. I fired up an Xnest
>> with fvwm
>> and MATLAB works fine there. And Xnest with wmii and MATLAB works
>> as well.
> Is the MATLAB gui written in Java? There is a known bug in the Java
> windowing code which prevents it from working correctly with
> non-reparenting window managers like xmonad.
Yes, the Matlab GUI is Java.
Another known workaround that often (but not always, for unknown
reasons) works is
before starting Java programs.
brandon s. allbery [solaris,freebsd,perl,pugs,haskell] allbery at kf8nh.com
system administrator [openafs,heimdal,too many hats] allbery at ece.cmu.edu
electrical and computer engineering, carnegie mellon university KF8NH
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