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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0008484ScribusGeneralpublic2009-10-01 08:05
Reporterfitcomputing Assigned Tojghali  
Status closedResolutionno change required 
PlatformPCOSLinux UbuntuOS Version9.04
Product Version1.3.5 
Target VersionFixed in Version 
Summary0008484: A Ghost window with a shadow at startup always ontop
DescriptionAt startup

1. The splashscreen appears : Ok , no problem
2. appears this "transparent window" with a shadow that capture all under and over it
3. it always on top overall (work is impossible) and always present even if we are changing workspace
4. it disappears when we close Scribus
Additional InformationEnvironment : gnome, metacity, gtk2+ , compiz is totally disable

metacity compositing enable
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2009-10-01 07:51


bad window with shadow.jpg (393,213 bytes)
bad window with shadow.jpg (393,213 bytes)


2009-10-01 08:05

administrator   ~0022590

This is a known metacity issue. Disabling compositing fix the problem.

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2009-10-01 07:51 fitcomputing New Issue
2009-10-01 07:51 fitcomputing File Added: bad window with shadow.jpg
2009-10-01 08:05 jghali Note Added: 0022590
2009-10-01 08:05 jghali Status new => resolved
2009-10-01 08:05 jghali Resolution open => no change required
2009-10-01 08:05 jghali Assigned To => jghali
2009-10-01 08:05 jghali Status resolved => closed