[winswitch] black rectangle

Antoine Martin antoine at nagafix.co.uk
Sat Jun 4 06:29:22 BST 2016

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On 03/06/16 23:50, Ron Eggler wrote:
> Hi Antoine,
> Thank tyou for your response, I tried out xpra_0.18.0-1_amd64.deb on the
> server side and Xpra_Setup_0.18.0-r12647.exe on the client side and the
> scaling was totally messed up so I had to revert back

> to xpra_0.15.10-1_amd64.deb & Xpra_Setup_0.16.3-r12203.exe
The 0.16.x branch is no longer supported.

> i al;sdo realized that just updating the Winsdows client wouldn't do the
> trick, I hsad to upgrade both sides.
That should not be the case, all supported versions should be compatible
with each other. That said, beta versions may cause unwanted breakage.

In this case: 0.15.x server with a 0.18.0beta client works fine here.
Please provide more details.

> Which beta version would you
> consider the most stable combination? im ight give that a try then...
Anything recent and supported, see:

> Thanks,
> Ron
> On Wed, Jun 1, 2016 at 7:52 PM, Antoine Martin <antoine at nagafix.co.uk
> <mailto:antoine at nagafix.co.uk>> wrote:
>     On 02/06/16 01:38, Ron Eggler wrote:
>     > Hi Antoine,
>     >
>     > I'm using xpra 0.15.10 (server) and Windows client (0.16.1) on a Ubuntu
>     > 14.04 server. I'm stuck with Ubuntu 14.04 for now due to the IDE I'm
>     > using which is based on eclipse Juno (WindRiver workbench). Now,
>     > whenever I use the search tool (Ctrl+H) to search through my project, a
>     > black rectangle towards the bottom right of the windows shows up and as
>     > long as it's visible, any interactions with xpra applications from the
>     > same desktop are blocked. It disappears again after a few seconds
>     > (5-ish) and everything reverts to normal.
>     > Any idea how I can avoid this?
>     Sorry, none right now.
>     You may want to try a newer build, at the very least for the client,
>     there are also some newer builds for Ubuntu Trusty in the beta area:
>     https://xpra.org/beta/
>     Otherwise, please file a ticket include the "-d window" debug output.
>     Cheers
>     Antoine
>     >
>     > Thank you,
>     > Ron
>     >
>     >

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