Activity crashes when using

Simon Schampijer simon at
Thu Feb 10 12:23:55 EST 2011

On 02/10/2011 11:55 AM, Martin Langhoff wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 10, 2011 at 8:50 AM, Martin Langhoff
> <martin.langhoff at>  wrote:
>> Indeed. At this point, we think the crash comes not so much from
>> libsugarize but from changing windows very quickly during startup.
> Wrtiteup of my diagnosis and patches at
> Note that the patches only shrink the window. Combine them, and the
> crash (with this specific program, this hw, this load profile) goes
> away. Mostly :-)
> Not sure if there's a way to ask gtk.gdk&  wnck to query a window in a
> sane manner. Maybe this race is bad API in those bindings, maybe it's
> just an X11 protocol gotcha.
> Where's jg when we need him? ;-)
> m

For reference: We just found that master has a catch for that issue:


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