windows that are decorated while resizing can cause incorrect resize results

Bug #860306 reported by Sam Spilsbury on 2011-09-27
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Compiz Core
Medium
Sam Spilsbury
compiz (Ubuntu)
Medium
Sam Spilsbury

Bug Description

This the longstanding configureXWindow/moveWindow race condition (bug 860304) can cause windows that decorate while being resized to call through with out of date server geometry as the base, and thus cause unmaximization of a window to end up in unpredictable places.

Changed in compiz-core:
status: New → In Progress
importance: Undecided → Medium
assignee: nobody → Sam Spilsbury (smspillaz)
milestone: none → 0.9.6
David Barth (dbarth) on 2011-09-28
Changed in compiz-core:
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Changed in compiz (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Committed
importance: Undecided → Medium
assignee: nobody → Sam Spilsbury (smspillaz)
milestone: none → ubuntu-11.10
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package compiz - 1:0.9.6-0ubuntu1

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compiz (1:0.9.6-0ubuntu1) oneiric; urgency=low

  * New upstream release 0.9.6:
   - Windows which are marked transients of docks should be treated like docks (LP: #860397)
   - Applications which create multiple windows that are transients of each other can be given invalid stack positions (LP: #858625)
   - race condition in configureXWindow causes unpredicatable window geometry changes (LP: #860304)
   - invisible window when a window is mapped but not yet drawn on by the process mapping it (LP: #860286)
   - resizing bugs with xterm (LP: #854725)
   - Cannot open a window that starts iconified (LP: #732997)
   - maximized windows fail to update their input extents when undecorated (LP: #853734)
   - Clicking on a tweet/message link sometimes does not work (LP: #790565)
   - crash on closing a window (LP: #856015)
   - Windows move to 0,0 on compiz restarts (LP: #858629)
   - windows that are decorated while resizing can cause incorrect resize results (LP: #860306)
   - remove transient window handling from unity-window-decorator (LP: #856096)
 -- Didier Roche <email address hidden> Wed, 28 Sep 2011 14:15:21 +0200

Changed in compiz (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Changed in compiz-core:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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