[xmonad] Issue 471 in xmonad: Hang when adding guides in GIMP

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Wed Aug 17 23:57:23 CEST 2011

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New issue 471 by prvak.... at gmail.com: Hang when adding guides in GIMP

What steps will reproduce the problem?
1. Open any picture in the GIMP
2. Drag from the rulers into the canvas to create a guide

What is the expected output? What do you see instead?
I expect to see a guide appear underneath the mouse as I drag it over the  
canvas. What happens is that GIMP plus XMonad both hang. Moving the cursor  
around just gives feedback in the form of changing the pointer (on the  
canvas window, the cursor shows the selected GIMP tool). No XMonad  
keybindings work from that moment, as well. I have to kill GIMP from  
outside X. Afterwards, things go back to normal (except for the murdered  

What version of the product are you using? On what operating system?
I'm using XMonad 0.9.2 on Gentoo.

Are you using an xmonad.hs?  Please attach it and the output of "xmonad

Please provide any additional information below.
I can reproduce this on any layout I use in my xmonad.hs (attached).

	xmonad.hs  8.0 KB

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