Firebird 0.7 and the keyboard; c&p to FB from Evolution

Tijl Coosemans tijl at
Wed Oct 22 15:39:11 PDT 2003

On Wed, 22 Oct 2003 14:41:58 -0700, David Thiel wrote:

> On Wed, Oct 22, 2003 at 05:29:02PM -0400, Mike Patterson wrote:
> > Interesting - I'd tried that already, but not with another window in
> > the same workspace (I use WindowMaker).  Opening up an xterm in the
> > same workspace as FB, then giving it focus and typing some stuff,
> > then moving back to FB, worked ok; nothing else seems to.
> > 
> > Oh well, thanks!  This is perhaps a WM problem, rather than
> > something strictly FB.
> Nope, I've seen it in fluxbox and openbox as well, with both Mozilla
> and Firebird.

Yes and I have it with pekwm, usually after some workspace switching. I
haven't noticed the problem yet with the gtk12 version I'm running now
though, so perhaps it's gtk2 related?

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