Rubber band triggered on context view [patch/hack]

Alex Merry huntedhacker at
Tue Nov 6 11:30:20 GMT 2007

On Tuesday 06 Nov 2007, Seb Ruiz wrote:
> Hi,
> There is an annoying bug which causes the rubber band selection to be
> shown after the desktop context menu is shown in plasma. If you are
> like me, you'll find this very annoying, especially as the view does
> not correctly redraw itself afterwards.
> The provided patch is more of a hack than anything. It simply
> intercepts mouse events and disables the selection drawing until
> after the mouse event has been processed. I am fully aware that it is
> not an acceptable patch and it does not respect many things. It is
> provided merely for convenience to be used at your leisure.
> If anybody has any suggestions on the correct way to solve this
> problem I'd be happy to work on it.

Are you using the latest Qt (4.3.2)?  I had that problem before, but 
updating qt-copy solved it for me.


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