x11 forwarding through ssh, visualization problem

walter harms wharms at bfs.de
Wed Feb 26 00:53:07 PST 2014

Am 24.02.2014 12:30, schrieb Daniel Juncu:
> Hi
> I am running an application (Matlab 2013b) on a remote machine (CentOS 6.5)
> forwarded by X11 to my machine (Ubuntu 12.04) through ssh and have the
> following problem:
> *When I open extra windows within the application (editor, figure), these
> windows are somehow 'invisible' to the cursor.. i.e. i can move them to the
> front using the drag&drop bar, but if I click into them i select only the
> main window which is directly behind. *
> I didn't have this problem until the server got updated (both Matlab and
> CentOS), but other users (also ubuntu) don't have this problem.
> I am not sure where this problem stems from and i apologize if this problem
> is not related to xorg.
> But I appreciate any advice on how to solve this problem. Thanks!

Is it possible that this problem is related to the windowmanager ?


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