[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#483070: Bug#483070: Bug#483070: xfdesktop4: black screen after openarena quits

Jérémy Lal jerry at edagames.com
Tue May 27 17:20:01 UTC 2008

Yves-Alexis Perez a écrit :
> reassign 483070 xfwm4
> retitle 483070 compositing issues between openarena and xfwm4
> thanks
> On Tue, May 27, 2008 at 04:45:19PM +0000, Jérémy Lal wrote:
>> You're right : reverting to xfdesktop4 doesn't fix the issue.
>> I also tried reverting to previous xorg-server-video-intel version, no success.
> Can you try reverting xfwm4?
yes, and the problem disappears (of course after reenabling the direct drawing for full screen option)
>> Instead, disabling the xfwm4 option : (translated from french) : 
>> "Direct drawing of full screen windows"
>> fixes the issue.
>> Which is coherent, because openarena is full screen...
>> But what is not is that for ex. Stellarium is full screen and doesn't trigger the bug.
>> How to assign that bug to xfwm4 ? should i open a new one ?
> There was some fixes added for full screen compositing (you can look at in
> /usr/share/doc/xfwm4/changelog.Debian.gz which is displayed at upgrade if you
> use apt-listchanges)
indeed, so it comes from this fix.
> If you disable the option, is there any other issues?
yes, small graphic glitches appears when playing openarena, due to orage clock redrawing.
> Cheers,

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