VirtualBox

Ticket #4584 (closed defect: obsolete)

Opened 5 years ago

Last modified 5 months ago

Seamless mode doesn't repaint background in 3.0.2

Reported by: Aero9000 Owned by:
Priority: major Component: GUI
Version: VirtualBox 3.0.2 Keywords:
Cc: Guest type: Windows
Host type: Linux

Description (last modified by frank) (diff)

I run an XP-guest in seamless mode. In VB 3.0.0 whenever a window disappeared (due to being closed), my Linux background was always repainted correctly. After upgrading to 3.0.2 this no longer happens -- the closed window remains on the screen.

For example, in seamless mode,

  • I press the Start button -> the Start Menu appears
  • I press the Start button again -> the Start button pops back up, but the menu remains on the screen (although no longer active, of course).

In 3.0.0 the second action caused the menu to disappear and the background restored.

Downgrading from 3.0.2 to 3.0.0 does NOT correct this problem (I did reapply the 3.0.0 guest additions to the guest, of course).

Nothing was changed in the X-configuration in the Linux-host, nor did I make any changes to any video setting in the XP-guest.

Host OS: Pardus 2008.2 Guest OS: Windows XP, SP3

Attachments

VBox.log Download (62.9 KB) - added by Aero9000 5 years ago.
The log file for the XP-guest

Change History

Changed 5 years ago by Aero9000

The log file for the XP-guest

comment:1 Changed 4 years ago by Aero9000

UPDATE: This particular issue seems limited to Pardus Linux. Following a major crash, I set up my computer with 64-bit Mandriva 2010.0. In this OS the above problem does not occur.

Perhaps someone using a Linux version other than Mandriva can confirm the above is not an issue on their box either. Then Tech Support can perhaps close this ticket as "unimportant".

comment:2 Changed 5 months ago by frank

  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Resolution set to obsolete
  • Description modified (diff)
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