Slow response to keypresses in xorg-server-1.8.0-1

Simon Marlow
Tue Jul 20 08:07:00 GMT 2010

On 20/07/2010 00:00, Angelo Graziosi wrote:
> Il 19/07/2010 17.45, Simon Marlow ha scritto:
>> On 19/07/2010 15:51, Angelo Graziosi wrote:
>>> Simon Marlow wrote:
>>>> I use the VirtuaWin virtual-desktop tool, and found that often when
>>>> switching to a desktop with XWin windows on it, the windows would
>>>> remain blank until I right-clicked on the XWin icon in the tray, when
>>>> they would refresh.
>>> Strange. It is more than an year I use VirtuaWin (now 4.2) without
>>> problems with X, and I use the not-patched XWin.exe, i.e. that from
>>> original 1.8.0-1 package.
>>> Perhaps you have a BLODA[*]?
>> I have MS Forefront client security, configured to omit the Cygwin
>> directories, but I really doubt that's the problem.
> Have you tried without it (uninstalled)?

No, and I can't on this machine (local security policy).

>> I did try using different hiding methods for XWin
>> windows in VirtuaWin, but didn't find anything that worked.
> VirtuaWin comes in two 'flavors': *with* and *without* unicode support.
> Which are you using? Have you tried the other?

That seems like a long shot to me.  Do you have reason to believe it 
would make any difference?


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