I believe that these circles result from the activity initiating a new top-level window. Sugar provides an activity with a window. It is expected that the activity will pack it's widgets into a vbox in that window. Imported activities naturally create a top-level window.
Tony Message: 3 Date: Tue, 30 Dec 2008 21:37:47 -0500 From: Chris Marshall <jns-cmarsh...@comcast.net> Subject: Re: anonymous gray activity circles To: g...@laptop.org Cc: OLPC Development <email@example.com> Message-ID: <495adafb.40...@comcast.net> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=ISO-8859-1; format=flowed Greg Smith wrote: > > Hi Chris, > > > > Unless someone else has seen this, I think we need more detail on how to > > reproduce it. os767 and Firefox-6 activity start firefox click on a file link to download exit firefox after left a gray circle (Actually, it almost always leaves behind one or more circles but I have not done exhaustive testing to determine how many or under what conditions. It would be easier to start from an understanding of how the circle gets there to begin with (what is being used to trigger the circle's appearance)... --Chris > > Can you write down the steps it takes to get a "gray activity circle"? > > Include the version of XO software you are running: > > http://wiki.laptop.org/go/What_release_am_I_running%3F > > > > It may be that you are double clicking to start an activity. That can > > cause a second activity instance to try and start then fail and leave an > > icon in the frame. That's the only thing that comes to mind without more > > detail. > > > > Thanks, > > > > Greg S > > > > ********************* > > > > From: jns-cmarsh...@comcast.net > > Subject: anonymous gray activity circles > > To: firstname.lastname@example.org > > > > Is there a way to prevent the > > anonymous gray activity circles > > in the frame? Some X apps > > seem to accumulate circles with > > no way i have been able to > > determine to remove "dead" ones. > > I tried to google the list but was > > not able to generate useful links. > > > > --Chris _______________________________________________ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel