[PATCH] logout fadeeffect

Matthew Woehlke mw_triad at users.sourceforge.net
Thu Jul 24 17:38:38 BST 2008

Tobias Koenig wrote:
> in current trunk I can reproduce the strange behaviour, that the logout
> fade effect is totally broken when you have disabled composite extension
> (yeah, there are still people without 3D cards around ;)).

...or who don't trust the stability of composite (in my experience, it's 
too likely to quit working, leaving me with an unusable desktop).

> After some debugging it seems that the usage of timer is the culprit, as
> removing the incremental fetching of the screen by a 'fetch it in one go'
> fixes the bug for me. Could somebody else who encounters the bug test
> the attached patch, please?

Thanks for working on this, I'm not sure if/when I can test it though, 
likely not until this weekend if I get to it at all. But I do know what 
you mean about it being horribly broken ;-).

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