Re: [As-users] Afterstep on terminals

Kacper Kornet (
Sat, 7 May 2005 21:27:57 +0200

On Sat, May 07, 2005 at 11:44:07AM +0100, steve downes wrote:
> I've installed afterstep 2.00.04-3 from debian testing onto my new 
> server machine & on that machine it is working great. If I run afterstep 
> on any of the X-terminals ( running off that the " " menus 
> come out as a box with noise in it, no text. Clicking on areas of the 
> box produce results (I can open a terminal window, a child window etc. 
> from here) but I cannot read the options.

Yesterday I had a similar problem when I tried AfterStep-2.00.05 on my thin
client. The solution which I found is to use  the --disable-shmimage option
during compilation of AfterStep.

Best wishes,

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