[wingide-users] Wing Freezing with two instances open
fuzzyman at voidspace.org.uk
Wed Mar 31 09:58:51 MDT 2010
On 31/03/2010 16:55, Wing IDE Support wrote:
> My suspicion is that it's an X11 problem -- the two Wing instances are
> separate processes that only minimally interact through X11 calls and
> treat each other like any other X11 application. The behavior you
> describe sounds like a grab problem. Is input possible in other X11
> apps? Try typing into an xterm as a test.
Hmmm... yep xterm freezes as well. Can't even drag the window. Only
happens when there are two instances of Wing though - one instance plus
xterm is fine.
> On 3/31/10 11:43 AM, Michael Foord wrote:
>> On 31/03/2010 16:37, Michael Foord wrote:
>>> Hello all,
>>> I have a new and weird problem. This started after I installed Mac OS
>>> X 10.6.3, which may or may not be a coincidence. Updating to XQuartz
>>> 2.5.0 hasn't fixed the problem.
>>> If I run a second instance of Wing (started from the command line)
>>> then Wing freezes (both instances). The cursor is blinking (so it
>>> doesn't look frozen visually) but the windows don't respond to input.
>>> Switching which instance is active through the X11 interface makes no
>>> difference. Killing the second instance then causes the other one to
>>> become responsive again.
>> Hmmm... the freeze only happens when I switch focus back to the *first*
>> instance. i.e. creating the second instance works fine, but *both*
>> freeze once I switch back to the first one.
>> Whenever I start wing from the command line the following is output (has
>> been for a while - no recent change):
>> (wing.py:5186): Gdk-WARNING **: locale not supported by Xlib
>> (wing.py:5186): Gdk-WARNING **: cannot set locale modifiers
>> The command I use to start wing from the command line is:
>> /Second/Applications/WingIDE.app/Contents/MacOS/wing --new
>> All the best,
>>> Any clues?
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