lightdash: Preferences window freezes after opening dashboard

Jonas Kümmerlin rgcjonas at
Fri Sep 4 19:55:28 CEST 2015

lightdash_window_event doesn't return a value (i.e. returns void) where it
should return a GdkFilterReturn [1]. This WILL wreck havoc some way or another
and might well be responsible for the symptoms you're experiencing.


Am Freitag, den 04.09.2015, 18:21 +0100 schrieb adlo:
> I am writing a panel plugin called lightdash, which aims to be a lightweight
> GNOME Shell-like dashboard for Xfce.
> After opening the dashboard, the preferences window freezes. I have narrowed
> it down to an issue with GDK event filters, as it works properly when I remove
> the call to gdk_window_add_filter () here:
> indow-switcher.c#L1301
> I am not sure how to resolve this issue; does anyone have any ideas?
> Regards
> adlo
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