A windowing bug on manimize/restore

Harold L Hunt II huntharo@msu.edu
Wed Feb 25 08:15:00 GMT 2004

Thanks Takuma.  I will release your new patch when it hits CVS.


Takuma Murakami wrote:

> I notice a bug on the new windowing code, which resides in
> release-45 or newer versions of Cygwin/X.  To reproduce:
> 1) Invoke XWin.exe in -multiwindow mode.
> 2) Open 2 windows (A and B) and make them overlapped.
> 3) Minimize window A.
> 4) Minimize window B.
> 5) Restore window B.
> Then you will see that the contents of window A are drawn
> in window B in the overlapped area.
> I suspect the bug with MSVDM reported by Andrew Braverman
> may be the same symptom.
> As a workaround, you can get back the correct Z order by
> restoring window A (in the above example).  I will work to fix
> the problem as soon as possible.
> Takuma Murakami

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