TextMaker for FreeBSD trial now available

Martin Kotulla martin-k at softmaker.de
Sat Oct 11 04:34:17 PDT 2003


Scott Mitchell wrote:

>Hi Martin,
>One thing I've noticed after a few minutes playing with the TextMaker
>trial - whenever I pop up a dialog (File->Open or whatever), system load
>shoot up to 97% and stays there until the dialog is closed.  It seems to
>be spinning in the X server, keeping itself as the active window and on
>top of all other windows.  Interestingly, this doesn't happen if I turn
>off 'Window Manager Dialogs' in the Look&Feel preferences.
>This could be something specific to my setup - I'm running XFree86 4.2 and
>KDE 3.1 on a few-months-old 4.8-STABLE system.  Let me know if there's
>anything else you'd like me to try.
Doesn't happen here with FreeBSD 4.8, freshly installed with WindowMaker 
running. Anybody else experience this?

>Other than that, the program looks pretty good.  It's great to see more
>commercial developers supporting FreeBSD!
>	Scott
Martin Kotulla
SoftMaker Software GmbH

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