Unable to set transparent background

Brian J. Tarricone bjt23 at cornell.edu
Fri Jun 18 17:58:29 CEST 2004

hmm, that seems odd that the WM would make a difference.  that may be my 
fault, as xfdesktop isn't setting _XROOTPMAP_ID anymore (i think).  i'll 
re-add that; look for the commit message.

unfortunately, xchat crashes for me when i enable transparency, so i 
can't test.


On Fri, 18 Jun 2004, Jean-François Wauthy wrote:

> Hi,
> Olivier, i've just got this message with X-Chat2 (i use a transparent
> background with it) : 
> Unable to set transparent background!
> You may be using a non-compliant window
> manager that is not currently supported.
> Before your rewrite for multiscreen support of xfwm4 it worked
> No transparency in X-Chat2 is not a problem to me, it's just to let you
> know

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