[mythtv-users] Workaround for WM Focus Issues
watkinshome at gmail.com
Thu Jan 12 11:29:40 UTC 2006
> >>If anyone knows of a solution to the problem or a less ugly workaround,
> >>please let me know.
> >I found a fix digging around the net. There's a section of Xine source code
> >that sets the focus to the root window upon exit (event.c line 1814-1819).
> >The attached patch comments out that section. Apply to xine-ui-0.99 and
> >recompile. This fixed it for me!
> For the archives... I can confirm that this fix works (finally got
> around to testing it) and, as pointed out by Petr Stehlik in another
> thread, it's already applied to xine-ui 0.99.4 and above. So the
> easiest fix is to upgrade xine.
Well if you're using KDE then Jarod Wilson has a suggestion in his
something to do with the 'focus follows mouse' KDE setting.
Now I'm using the ratpoison window manager with mythtv and Xine, and
have never had a problem with window focus.
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