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bug #38324: Window does not receive focus with ctwm

Submitted by:  Dario Niedermann <ndr>
Submitted on:  Wed 13 Feb 2013 10:41:18 AM UTC  
Category:  XBoard (X11) Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  Feature request Status:  Invalid
Assigned to:  None Open/Closed:  Closed
Release:  None

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Mon 29 Sep 2014 02:47:23 PM UTC, comment #2:

XBoard 4.7.3 no longer has this problem. This bug can be closed.

Dario Niedermann <ndr>
Sat 06 Sep 2014 11:38:07 AM UTC, comment #1:

Is it supposed to receive focus? It should get focus when you click it, and to do something with it you would normally click it anyway.

If this is a problem it sounds more like a window-manager problem than an XBoard problem. It is the window manager that decides when to give an application focus.


Wed 13 Feb 2013 10:41:18 AM UTC, original submission:

While using the ctwm window manager (version 3.8a) on X.Org X Server 1.12.3, the XBoard window does not receive focus when the mouse pointer enters it.

xboard version master-20121211

# uname -a
Linux localhost 3.2.29-smp #2 SMP Mon Sep 17 13:16:43 CDT 2012 i686 AMD Turion(tm) 64 Mobile Technology MK-36 AuthenticAMD GNU/Linux

Dario Niedermann <ndr>


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        Open/ClosedOpen => Closed
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