[Xmonad] MATLAB and Xmonad
dons at galois.com
Mon Oct 1 17:22:34 EDT 2007
> Brandon S. Allbery KF8NH wrote:
> >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
> >>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
> > export AWT_TOOLKIT=MToolkit
> >before starting Java programs.
> Ok, great. That worked for me. Thanks.
could someone summarise this issue generically, with the fix details,
for the xmonad.org/faq.html page please?
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