[vlc-devel] [PATCH] qt: Set time tooltip to bypass X11 window managers (fixes #20011)

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Sat Mar 17 11:39:39 CET 2018

Le lauantaina 17. maaliskuuta 2018, 12.20.20 EET Josh Sawchuk a écrit :
> Some window managers (namely i3wm) don't treat the time tooltip's current
> window flags the same as other window managers. The time tooltip previously
> used just the FramelessWindowHint flag which is dependant on the window
> manager to prevent moving & resizing it. i3wm in particular doesn't treat
> it properly, it can be moved, resized and swallows keyboard events if
> focused. Adding the X11BypassWindowManagerHint flag prevents any window
> managers from letting the user move or resize the tooltip and stops it from
> swallowing events. I tested this on i3wm, gnome shell, xfce window managers
> and on a Windows 32bit build on Windows 10 and there were no unintended
> side effects.

This is a silent revert of ea9923794767e5e65b0cfb3b9b51a2e593c3d75b.



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