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Re: Text Menus missing in latest builds on Kubuntu 12.04


On Tue, Jun 19, 2012 at 4:16 AM, jp.charras <jp.charras@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Le 19/06/2012 09:36, Hans Henry von Tresckow a écrit :
>> I have not seen any text menus above the icon bar for the last couple
>> of testing builds. The behaviour is also present in my local build. I
>> have started a bug for this
>> (https://bugs.launchpad.net/kicad/+bug/1008364) but I would like to
>> dig into this some more. Does anybody here have any ideas where I
>> should start to look (Wx libs, boost, other out of date deps) ? Thanks
>> for any pointers you guys to give me.
> Text menus are fully managed by wxWidgets, that uses GTK libs.
> First of all, compile and test a sample in wxWidgets (see
> wxWidgets-2.x.y/samples).
> Also test a very recent wxWidgets version (2.9.3 or the svn version).
> --
> Jean-Pierre CHARRAS
> KiCad Developers team.
> KiCad Developers <kicad-developers@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Thanks for the pointers. It seems a recent Wx upgrade in (K)ubuntu is
responsible for this. I will file a bug tomorrow. For now, downgrading
to the previous version seems to help.

Henry von Tresckow (hvontres)