[lazarus] Lazarus still freezes X

Mattias Gaertner nc-gaertnma at netcologne.de
Sun Oct 20 18:06:18 EDT 2002

On Sun, 20 Oct 2002 17:04:52 -0400
Andrew Johnson <acjgenius at earthlink.net> wrote:

> Well it has definately started getting worse for me.. Lazarus hasn't 
> froze up completly on me since upgrading but the mouse is giving me 
> constant headaches, where all of a sudden I can no longer select
> things or click buttons on certain forms, unless I do a modal form
> like find, or close and reopen first. I am guessing that Mattias' new
> changes to this code is causing other problems, either in flawed
> existing code,  or something else. I can't seem to find the problem, 
> so I am leaving it up to him or someone else to figure out. 
> fiddle-sticks.. I despise not knowing how to fix things.

Yes, I'm sorry. Tricky gtk has fouled me. Sometimes gtk releases a mouse
grab, without noticing X. I have disabled mouse capturing and will read
some more gtk code to find out, why gtk does so.
The old code didn't always release a mouse grab and so this bug never
appeared before. 


> Andrew
> Tony Maro wrote:
> > Aha - I guess I should learn to use keyboard shortcuts just in
> > case... LOL
> >
> > But what I found MOST interesting was that it had never happened to
> > me before tonight, and it happend three times in two hours.  Did
> > someone add a patch today that perhaps made things worse while
> > trying to fix it?
> >
> > -Tony
> >
> >
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From:	Andrew Johnson [mailto:acjgenius at earthlink.net]
> > Sent:	Fri 10/18/2002 8:25 PM
> > To:	lazarus at miraclec.com
> > Cc:	
> > Subject:	Re: [lazarus] Lazarus still freezes X
> > FYI, the problem at this point is primarily MOUSE related.. aka all
> > keyboard shortcuts as you noticed, work. So Lazarus shortcuts should
> > work as well. This means that alt-tab'ing to the object-inspector or
> > the like, and using alt-F will allow you too acces the menu and
> > close program vi Quit.
> >
> > Andrew
> >
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