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[Bug 793291] Re: window manager crash with extremely long window name


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On 2011-06-09T15:03:44+00:00 Brendan Donegan wrote:

Created attachment 22
screenshot of corrupted area

Causing a very wide window to be created using (for example) the
following command:

> nautilus `python -c "print 'A' * 1000"`

(creates an error window with a line of 1000 A's) - very wide)

will lead to:

a.) The window 'crashing' (window disappears)
b.) The area where the window was to become 'corrupt', in this case meaning that other windows which are dragged through this area leave a trail there (screenshot attached)

This happens on Ubuntu 11.04 for me specifically.


Reply at: https://bugs.launchpad.net/compiz/+bug/793291/comments/4

On 2011-06-09T15:08:20+00:00 Brendan Donegan wrote:

Created attachment 23
X session errors

Reply at: https://bugs.launchpad.net/compiz/+bug/793291/comments/5

** Changed in: compiz
       Status: Unknown => Confirmed

** Changed in: compiz
   Importance: Unknown => Low

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