transmission screen goes blank

Bug #269872 reported by Kim d'Audretsch on 2008-09-13
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Transmission
Fix Released
Unknown
transmission (Ubuntu)
Low
Unassigned
Nominated for Hardy by robsshadow

Bug Description

After fiddling around with transmission the screen it goes blank (resizing etc..) . Could also due to compiz or nvidia driver. But I do not experience these problems with other programs.

Distributor ID: Ubuntu
Description: Ubuntu intrepid (development branch)
Release: 8.10
Codename: intrepid

kim@athena:~$ dpkg -l |grep transmission
ii transmission-common 1.33-0ubuntu1 free, lightweight BitTorrent client
ii transmission-gtk 1.33-0ubuntu1 free, lightweight BitTorrent client (graphic

Kim d'Audretsch (kimda) on 2008-09-13
description: updated
Renaud (renaud-rolles-gmail) wrote :

I have the same problem, and i don't run any nvidia driver may be due to compiz (no screen effect on the system)

Changed in transmission:
status: Unknown → Fix Released
Charles Kerr (charlesk) wrote :

Since this has been nominated for a release, here is a backport to 1.34 of the upstream fix that's in 1.40.

Charles Kerr (charlesk) on 2008-11-16
Changed in transmission:
status: New → Fix Committed
Hew (hew) wrote :

It's been nominated for Hardy but has not been accepted. Waiting for the fix in 1.40 with Jaunty should be fine; I don't think this would qualify for a Hardy SRU - https://wiki.ubuntu.com/StableReleaseUpdates .

Changed in transmission:
importance: Undecided → Low
Charles Kerr (charlesk) wrote :

That's fine with me, too.

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package transmission - 1.40-0ubuntu1

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transmission (1.40-0ubuntu1) jaunty; urgency=low

  * New upstream release (LP: #302672)
    - Tracker communication uses fewer resources
    - More accurate bandwidth limits
    - Reduce disk fragmentation by preallocating files (LP: #287726)
    - Stability, security and performance improvements to the RPC /
      Web UI server (closes LP: #290423)
    - Support compression when serving Web UI and RPC responses
    - Simplify the RPC whitelist
    - Fix bug that prevented handshakes with encrypted BitComet peers
    - Fix 1.3x bug that could re-download some data unnecessarily
      (LP: #295040)
    - Option to automatically update the blocklist weekly
    - Added off-hour bandwidth scheduling
    - Simplify file/priority selection in the details dialog
    - Fix a couple of crashes
    - New / updated translations
    - Don't inhibit hibernation by default (LP: #292929)
    - Use "close" animation when sending to notification area (LP: #130811)
    - Fix resize problems (LP: #269872)
    - Support "--version" option when launching from command line
      (LP: #292011)
    - Correctly parse announce URLs that have leading or trailing
      spaces (LP: #262411)
    - Display an error when "Open Torrent" fails (LP: #281463)
  * Dropped 10_fix_crasher_from_upstream.dpatch: Fix is in this
    upstream release.
  * debian/control: Don't just build-depend on libcurl-dev, which is
    a virtual package.

 -- Chris Coulson <email address hidden> Fri, 28 Nov 2008 15:33:48 +0000

Changed in transmission:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
description: updated
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