Fwd: Lyx is unusable because of its window graphics not being updated

Jean-Marc Lasgouttes lasgouttes at lyx.org
Wed Nov 13 13:49:34 UTC 2019

Le 13/11/2019 à 00:51, Neven Sajko a écrit :
>> It is only the LyX work area that is not updated or the whole window
>> (toolbar, menus...)?
> I am not sure what do you mean by "work area", but for me (while I am
> looking at the Xorg-powered display and using lyx), there are problems
> on almost the whole window. The little animations that should happen
> when the pointer hovers over the toolbar elements do not happen (the
> highlighting, maybe that is what it is called), menus do not drop
> down, and usually even the updates to the main area when the text goes
> do not happen (so, if I type "aosdiasduioh", the screen stays the same
> instead of that being shown as typed in. But this is where things turn
> even weirder ...

The work area is the place where you write. We implemented it completely 
within our code, so bugs can happen there (we recently fixed one with 
Wayland, for example). But if the menus do not really work, I would 
check whether other qt5 applications work. This might not be our bug.


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