Re: Odd Linux behavior
- From: Lindley M French <lfrench1 gmu edu>
- To: gtk-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Odd Linux behavior
- Date: Thu, 20 Aug 2009 12:55:17 -0400
Okay, I've determined that this new behavior is still just a symptom of expose events not occurring.
Still curious why expose events don't happen when the program is bg'd but on-screen, though.
----- Original Message -----
From: Lindley M French <lfrench1 gmu edu>
Date: Thursday, August 20, 2009 12:07 pm
Subject: Odd Linux behavior
> About a month ago I posted that my GTK+ app stopped getting expose
> events when I bg'd the app in Linux. Got no response, though.
> Well, it seems to be worse than that.
> I'm running the program through Putty from a Windows machine. If I
> minimize the main window, or even just lock the screen,
> *something* stops working. Can't say for sure what it is, but I've
> got a console program which periodically sends the GUI updates via
> pipes, and I left the combo running last night with the screen
> locked.....and zero progress was made. I get in this morning,
> unlock the screen, and it starts going again.
> This can only mean that the pipes are filling up and not being
> emptied, which means that *something* is blocking unexpectedly in
> the GUI.
> Does anyone have the first clue what I should be looking for to
> fix this? I'm using GTK+ 2.12.
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