[winswitch] Fwd: xpra-0.4.0, KDE, and window dragging

Antoine Martin totaam at gmail.com
Mon Jul 30 07:17:20 BST 2012

Forwarding to the list as this may help other KDE users.

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From: Douglas Doole <dougdoole at gmail.com>
Date: Mon, Jul 30, 2012 at 7:29 AM
Subject: Re: [winswitch] xpra-0.4.0, KDE, and window dragging
To: Antoine Martin <totaam at gmail.com>

Of course, right after sending the note I discovered the "Application
Appearance" menu where there was still more Oxygen stuff selected.
Everything's good now. Thanks.

On Sun, Jul 29, 2012 at 8:21 PM, Douglas Doole <dougdoole at gmail.com> wrote:

> Fair enough. I don't have any particular attachment to Oxygen so changing
> isn't a problem
> On the machine that works, I'm using: Plastik window decorations, KDE
> classic cursors, and the Air desktop theme. I changed the new machine to
> match but I'm still having problems. Is there something I'm missing to
> switch off the Oxygen theme?
> On Sun, Jul 29, 2012 at 1:50 PM, Antoine Martin <totaam at gmail.com> wrote:
>> This is covered in the faq, you need an up to date oxygen-gtk.
>> Sorry, short reply, I'm on the move..
>> On Jul 30, 2012 12:36 AM, "Douglas Doole" <dougdoole at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> I just set up a new system with Ubuntu 12.04, KDE, and xpra 0.4.0. I use
>>> the system as a client for xpra; the server is also running xpra 0.4.0.
>>> On this particular client, when I left-click anywhere in a window, the
>>> cursor turns into a closed hand (grab) icon and the window moves with my
>>> mouse movements. This makes it impossible to cut&paste text, interact
>>> with
>>> scroll bars, etc. Only widows from xpra have this behaviour - local
>>> windows
>>> interact normally.
>>> On my other Ubuntu 12.04 system with KDE and xpra 0.4.0, using the same
>>> xpra server, I do not get this behaviour. Both machines attach to the
>>> server using "xpra attach ssh:reorx:1".
>>> So the problem is obviously something in my client side configuration,
>>> but
>>> I have no idea what is different between the two systems. I've looked at
>>> all the obvious window manager settings and they are the same on both
>>> machines.
>>> Does anyone have any suggestions on what I need to reconfigure?
>>> --
>>> -- Doug Doole
>>> aibohphobia - The irrational fear of palindromes
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> --
> -- Doug Doole
> aibohphobia - The irrational fear of palindromes

-- Doug Doole

aibohphobia - The irrational fear of palindromes

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