Xsplash flickers and uses the gtk_color_scheme's window background color

Bug #416004 reported by Vish on 2009-08-19
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Cody Russell
xsplash (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: xsplash

Xsplash flickers once or twice and the screen uses the gtk_color_scheme's window background color ,
this causes a jarring effect while transitioning to the desktop from boot.

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: i386
Date: Wed Aug 19 21:29:04 2009
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.10
Package: xsplash 0.4-0ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.31-6.25-generic
SourcePackage: xsplash
Uname: Linux 2.6.31-6-generic i686

Vish (vish) wrote :
Cody Russell (bratsche) on 2009-08-19
Changed in xsplash:
assignee: nobody → Cody Russell (bratsche)
status: New → In Progress
importance: Undecided → Medium
Cody Russell (bratsche) on 2009-08-20
Changed in xsplash:
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package xsplash - 0.6-0ubuntu1

xsplash (0.6-0ubuntu1) karmic; urgency=low

  [ Ken VanDine ]
  * New version (LP: #418974)
    - Don't set xsplash binary setuid gdm, use setuid in xsplash
    - Xsplash flickers and uses the gtk_color_scheme's window background
      color (LP: #416004)
    - Image size popping on login (LP: #411720)
    - xsplash crashed with signal 5 in g_type_create_instance() (LP: #412648)
    - Fixes for the non-compositing case
    - Added configure time argument to allow building with a user to run as
    - Added throbber and logo
    - Added command line arguments to set:
      * background image
      * logo image
      * throbber image
      * number of frames for the throbber
      * pingpong (reverse throbber)
  * debian/rules:
    - Added --with-user=gdm to configure

  [ Martin Pitt ]
  * debian/control: Fix Vcs-*.

 -- Ken VanDine <email address hidden> Wed, 26 Aug 2009 18:09:27 +0200

Changed in xsplash (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Released
Cody Russell (bratsche) on 2009-08-26
Changed in xsplash:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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