Abiword window corruption

Charlie Kester corky1951 at comcast.net
Wed Jan 6 21:52:57 UTC 2010

On Wed 06 Jan 2010 at 13:16:51 PST Warren Block wrote:
>With the recent mentions of Abiword, I've reinstalled it.  Yet it has 
>the same problem it had the last time I tried it: random pixels under 
>the current row of text, the old cursor isn't erased when you move to 
>a different line.  Am I the only one that sees this?
>Sample here: http://www.wonkity.com/~wblock/abiword/abiword.jpg

I just reinstalled it too.  ;-)

I don't see any stray pixels like you're seeing. One thing I notice is
that your cursor is a lot thicker than the one I'm seeing.  If Abiword
is expecting you to have a thinner cursor, that might be why it doesn't
erase the extra pixels when you move it.

I also see several differences in the appearance of your toolbar buttons
and other UI elements.  What window manager are you using, and what

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