[Telepathy] iconify and deiconify empathy

Xavier Claessens xclaesse at gmail.com
Thu Jun 11 00:22:30 PDT 2009

Le mercredi 10 juin 2009 à 17:00 +0200, Nicolò Chieffo a écrit :
> Hello, I'm writing to you because I want to help to solve a problem in empathy.
> Currently if compiz is enabled, if you iconify (by closing the window
> through X or click on the taskbar icon) and deiconify, you lose the
> tasklist entry (in the bottom panel bar).
> This does not happen if metacity is instead used.
> This is the bug link: http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=572759
> There's also a workaround that I posted in the bug link, which seems
> to work in my case
> 2 things are needed:
> - target the bug to compiz and close the metacity one
> - eventually include the workaround while waiting to have it fixed

WM are all totally bugged, and each version resolve some bugs and create
new ones (especially compiz). We already have some workarounds in
empathy for that main window, but we can't fix everything in empathy if
WM does not do its job.

Xavier Claessens.

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