[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#819228: Bug#819228: xfwm4 bug which causes freezes has a patch committed but not in package

Yves-Alexis Perez corsac at debian.org
Fri Mar 25 08:07:23 UTC 2016

On ven., 2016-03-25 at 01:40 -0500, Douglas N Arnold wrote:
> There is a serious bug in previous versions of xfwm4

What do you mean buy “previous version”? I'm not aware of any more recent

> , the XFCE4
> window manager, which has the result that clicking on the menu
> bar to move a window of a KDE app causes the window manager to
> hang forever, requiring the user to kill the X session or reboot.
> This has been reported numerous times (see the links below).
> The XFCE4 creator, Olivier Fourdan, committed a patch to fix this
> problem on 2015-05-18.  See
>    http://git.xfce.org/xfce/xfwm4/commit/?id=71d37e11
> However this commit does not seem to be in any Debian xfwm4
> package, including testing and unstable.

Because nobody pointed us to that bug and patch already, and it never appeared
in any released version?


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