KWin - non-KDE apps - taskbar - showstopper?

Lubos Lunak l.lunak at
Tue Aug 31 13:06:47 BST 2004

Dne ne 29. srpna 2004 21:06 Dr. Juergen Pfennig napsal(a):
> I have a strange problem with KDE 3.3 that could be related to a non-KDE
> app (otherwise other people should have the same problem?).  The bug causes
> the taskbar applet to show a single entry like "X   " and nothing more. But
> I believe that the X stands for Ksmserver? In my setup (SuSE rpms 19.8.2004
> and 24.8.2004) the problem shows up after working a while with a fresh KDE
> (and with .kde folders being migrated from 3.2 also). It can be "recovered"
> for a while by removing the taskbar applet and adding it again. The "fix"
> does not survive the session - at next login the "X  " is back -
> immediately after startup. The bug makes it very unpleasant to work with
> KDE 3.3.

 Get a newer Qt package with a workaround for an X bug (triggered by a 
SUSE-specific Qt patch).

 Lubos Lunak
 KDE Developer

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