Window manager question (Motif menus)

Benedikt Meurer Benedikt.Meurer at
Fri Aug 29 10:24:05 CEST 2003

On Thu, 28, Aug 2003, Bernhard Walle wrote:

> in some Motif applications the window gets unfocused while opening a
> menu, e.g. the right-click-menu of Acrobat Reader or in Eclipse on a
> right-click-*sub*menu. After the menu is closed the focus is set back.
> With focus I mean the title bar highlighted blue.
> Is this intended, a bug of Motif or a flea in xfwm4? Other window
> managers behave different, kwin behaves a bit like xfwm4, icewm does not
> unfocus.

I saw similar behaviour with some Java apps (Sun Linux JDK 1.3.x/1.4.x),
but I think its a bug with AWT.

> Regards,
> Bernhard


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