Re: asetroot buggy with Xfree 4.0

Frank R. Larsen (gobo@gimle.nu)
Mon, 13 Mar 2000 16:43:46 +0100


> Hello,
> 
> just testing out the new Xfree 4.0. Things seems to be working fine, 
> except for one issue. Asetroot seems to fail on some of the desktops.
> 
> I have 4 specified desktops in asetroot, and on the main desk (0) the 
> picture loaded fine, but on the other desktops there are large blackouts 
> (literaly) of the backdrop picture. It seems like the tile-data suddenly 
> stops and the remainder is filled with black.

It turns out that these blackouts do not just occur with asetroot. I 
later discovered that netscape, exmh and xmms had the same problems.

It turns out that if I disable the glx module form Xfree 4.0 the problem 
disappears.

FrankRL
...having a bad habit of answering his own posts...


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