help request on proposed VCL code patch

Lionel Elie Mamane lionel at
Mon Dec 14 22:15:03 PST 2015

On Mon, Dec 14, 2015 at 08:37:55PM +0000, Caolán McNamara wrote:
> On Mon, 2015-12-14 at 15:13 +0100, Lionel Elie Mamane wrote:

>> Well, you did, but apparently we didn't catch up on it and now we are
>> about to ship 5.0.4 with a significant regression compared to 5.0.3
>> :-(

>> See

>> Do you think you can take a look at it "fast" or should we revert?

> No way I can look at it fast now. Though I suggest checking in master
> if you revert my fix does it then work as well as it historically did ?
> i.e. did the various idle+event twiddling work restore things to the
> old flickering but successful move behavior ?

Joel's testing says that yes. I assume there is something to backport
to make the same happen on libreoffice-5-0?


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