Re: Beta 5

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Tue, 06 Oct 1998 14:19:49 +0000

Benjamin J. Tracy wrote:
> Howdy folks!
> Just wanted to bring up a couple of problems I've been having with beta 5.
> 1. Menus sometimes seem to disappear several times when traversing several
> of them before appearing.  That is, I try to open a cascading menu, and it
> takes several tries before the next one appears.  It flashes and then goes
> away.

I think this is a problem that existed with 1.4.  I'm running 1.4 and
the menu doesn't actually disappear, but it is hidden below the window. 
I posted this earlier to the list, but got no response.

> 2. Pager every once in a while just quits for no good reason that I can
> determine.  Restarting with the menu works fine, if I can get to the menu.
> (See #1) :-)
> Other than that, everything seems to be wonderful!
> BTW-  Found these bugs on an SGI O2 with a TrueColor visual.
> Ben
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Until later: Geoffrey

You mean you paid MONEY for Service Pack '98????