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[Porteus V2.0 RC1] Xfce Desktop Bug

Posted: 25 Dec 2012, 09:57
by Eldes
Hello guys!,
First of all, i congrats to all team for make possible this awesome project.

I found a bug that consist of a slow right click menu when you right click in the Desktop.
This bug its well-known in many distributions and there are many patches to apply into it.

Please try to fix it in the next RC.

Also, i tested the KDE version i didn't find any error.

Kind regards, Eldes V.

Re: [Porteus V2.0 RC1] Xfce Desktop Bug

Posted: 26 Dec 2012, 19:14
by Ahau
Welcome, Eldes!

How long does it take for the desktop right click menu to show up for you? Are you booting from a CD or a flash drive, or something else?

Is this the known bug to which you are referring?

If so, that has been marked as resolved in Xfce 4.10, which we are using in Porteus 1.2. When booting off my flash drive, I do get about a second and a half delay the first time I do a right click on the desktop; after that, I get about .5 - .75 seconds before it comes up, and it is not as slow when I boot with 'copy2ram', so I am wondering if it might just be that you are booting from a cd and it's taking a while for the system to build the menu as it scans for data.

If this isn't the bug to which you are referring, could you please provide some links to the description and the patch?

Many thanks!

P.S., I'll leave this thread as is for a few days so it is easy for you to find and reply, but after that I'll merge it with the "2.0 RC1 feedback" thread, to keep all issues for RC1 consolidated there.

Re: [Porteus V2.0 RC1] Xfce Desktop Bug

Posted: 27 Dec 2012, 15:52
by Eldes
Yes, this is the bug.

Thanks for mark to solve this error .
It's a pleasure find & report bugs.

Re: [Porteus V2.0 RC1] Xfce Desktop Bug

Posted: 28 Dec 2012, 00:40
by francois
Up to now, I have no problems with xfce, everything is functioning perfectly. I think the linux crowd should like porteus a lot.

Thanks to the developers. :D