** Reply to message from Alexander Larsson <alexl(a)redhat.com> on Mon, 01 Sep 2003
On Sun, 2003-08-31 at 05:32, Jack Bowling wrote:
> I have an app, Snd, the venerable sound editor, which can be compiled
> either with the openmotif or the gtk libraries. I prefer the gtk libs
> but it displays a very annoying tendency to redraw the app display
> everytime you move another window across it or do *anything* with the
> screen. The openmotif compile, OTOH, is lightning fast with none of
> these tendencies.
> My question: would this be a factor of how Snd itself is coded (the
> source readme does admit that the gtk port needs a lot of work), or is
> it a facet of the Metacity WM on my RH8 box?
It sounds like the app needs some work. Window managers don't sent
redraw events, so they shouldn't affect this.
OK, thanks, Alex. That was the logical conclusion but I just wanted to check to see if
there was anything I could do on my end.
Jack Bowling Prince George, BC mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org