[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#564694: Bug#564694: xfdesktop4: Crash when moving desktop icons on secondary screen

Yves-Alexis Perez corsac at debian.org
Mon Jan 11 14:01:47 UTC 2010

S. Raase a écrit :
> Package: xfdesktop4
> Version: 4.6.1-1
> Severity: normal
> Hello,
> I am using the NVidia driver with two X screens (:0.0 primary, VGA and :0.1 secondary, internal notebook display).
> When I drag a desktop icon, a frame appears showing where the icon will end. If I drag this frame around and back to the place where the icon is (i.e. "I do not actually want to move it"), on the secondary screen (:0.1), xfdesktop crashes. It does not crash on the primary screen (:0.0).
> The log entry in ~/.xsession-errors is:
> The program 'xfdesktop' received an X Window System error.
> This probably reflects a bug in the program.
> The error was 'BadMatch (invalid parameter attributes)'.
>   (Details: serial 6918 error_code 8 request_code 142 minor_code 2)
>   (Note to programmers: normally, X errors are reported asynchronously;
>    that is, you will receive the error a while after causing it.
>    To debug your program, run it with the --sync command line
>    option to change this behavior. You can then get a meaningful
>    backtrace from your debugger if you break on the gdk_x_error() function.)
> xfdesktop[3796]: starting up
Does it happen with vesa or nv driver?
Is compositing activated?
Can you get a backtrace?


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