[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2018-08-12 Thread Bug Watch Updater
** Changed in: abiword Status: In Progress => Fix Released -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1574278 Title: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text To

Re: [Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2018-06-27 Thread msevior
Hi everyone, I've just commited a fix for this and other flickering bugs. Please abiword from shn head and let me know how it works. I apologize for taking so long to fix this, cheers Martin Sevior On Mon, 19 Mar 2018, 13:56 James Cameron, <1574...@bugs.launchpad.net> wrote: > Thanks for the

Re: [Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2018-03-18 Thread James Cameron
Thanks for the offer. Sorry, I don't have a backport of my patch for abiword 3.0.1, and haven't estimated the effort. Would you consider moving Xenial to abiword 3.0.2? At One Laptop per Child for our derivative build of Ubuntu with the Sugar desktop, we've worked around the flickering by

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2018-03-18 Thread Simon Quigley
So after attempting to apply this patch, it seems like the code here is totally different. James, do you have a patch that can cleanly apply to the abiword in Xenial? For now, I'll reassign this to you. If you aren't willing to do this, that's perfectly fine, just unassign it. :) If you get a

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2018-03-18 Thread Simon Quigley
Sorry for the delay, I'm working on getting this in Xenial now. Thanks. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1574278 Title: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2018-02-09 Thread Simon Quigley
** Changed in: abiword (Ubuntu Zesty) Assignee: Simon Quigley (tsimonq2) => (unassigned) -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1574278 Title: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker

Re: [Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2018-01-10 Thread James Cameron
Any chance of a fix in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Xenial? As a derivative, I'm carrying a custom package, which is fine technically, but is hard to explain. Ubuntu 18.04 beta is unaffected. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu.

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2018-01-10 Thread Jeremy Bicha
Ubuntu 17.04 "Zesty" will be End of Life this week. Please upgrade to Ubuntu 17.10 or stick with LTS releases if you don't want to be forced to upgrade regularly. https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Releases ** Changed in: abiword (Ubuntu Zesty) Status: Triaged => Won't Fix -- You received this bug

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2018-01-10 Thread Junko Wakata
** Changed in: abiword (Ubuntu) Assignee: Simon Quigley (tsimonq2) => Junko Wakata (tugumimi) ** Changed in: abiword (Ubuntu) Assignee: Junko Wakata (tugumimi) => (unassigned) -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu.

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-10-19 Thread oscar
Hi, any chance to see this patch applied on Zeisty? Thanks in advance -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1574278 Title: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text To

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-10-03 Thread sudodus
Thanks for squashing this bug :-) -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1574278 Title: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text To manage notifications about this bug

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-10-03 Thread Henk Terhell
Also I can confirm this annoying flashing has gone on Lubuntu 17.10. Great! -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1574278 Title: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-10-02 Thread Jeremy Bicha
** No longer affects: abiword (Ubuntu Artful) -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1574278 Title: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text To manage notifications

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-09-30 Thread Bug Watch Updater
** Changed in: abiword (Debian) Status: Unknown => Fix Released -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1574278 Title: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text To

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-09-30 Thread Jeremy Bicha
** Changed in: abiword (Ubuntu Xenial) Status: Confirmed => Triaged ** Changed in: abiword (Ubuntu Zesty) Status: Confirmed => Triaged ** Bug watch added: Debian Bug tracker #851052 https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=851052 ** Also affects: abiword (Debian) via

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-09-30 Thread Launchpad Bug Tracker
This bug was fixed in the package abiword - 3.0.2-3ubuntu1 --- abiword (3.0.2-3ubuntu1) artful; urgency=high * Fix flickering (LP: #1574278). -- Simon Quigley Sun, 24 Sep 2017 20:52:22 -0500 ** Changed in: abiword (Ubuntu Artful) Status: Fix

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-09-30 Thread Simon Quigley
Uploaded to Artful, I can confirm it fixes the problem. I'll upload packages to test this in my PPA before Monday. ** Changed in: abiword (Ubuntu Artful) Status: In Progress => Fix Committed -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-09-30 Thread Simon Quigley
** No longer affects: lubuntu-artwork (Ubuntu) ** No longer affects: gtk+3.0 (Ubuntu) ** No longer affects: gtk+3.0 (Ubuntu Xenial) ** No longer affects: lubuntu-artwork (Ubuntu Xenial) ** Also affects: abiword (Ubuntu Artful) Importance: High Status: Confirmed ** Also affects:

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-09-24 Thread James Cameron
Sorry Simon, I had already tested my patch with my own local package, I didn't think you'd need me to test your package of it, and I'm hoping to hear if anybody else has tested it. ;-) On a 17.10 Artful VM with Sugar, the Sugar desktop does not appear, some other problem, so I'm not able to test

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-09-24 Thread Simon Quigley
Ok, did you get a chance to test it or did you just review the diff? -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1574278 Title: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text To

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-09-24 Thread James Cameron
Thanks. Reviewed abiword_3.0.2-3_3.0.2-3ubuntu1~ppa1.diff.gz ... looks right to me. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1574278 Title: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-09-24 Thread Simon Quigley
Since Wayland is not supported by Lubuntu, the only flavor that ships it by default, and stock Ubuntu has their own replacement, I'm willing to have this fix in Ubuntu. I uploaded a fix to ppa:tsimonq2/universe-upload-testing. It would be great if someone could test it and if it works, I'll

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-09-24 Thread Simon Quigley
** Changed in: abiword (Ubuntu Xenial) Assignee: (unassigned) => Simon Quigley (tsimonq2) ** Changed in: abiword (Ubuntu Xenial) Status: Confirmed => In Progress -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu.

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-09-24 Thread James Cameron
Thanks for the bump, I'd forgotten to update this bug. I found the cause of the problem and fixed it for systems using Xorg. It was a race condition, and is affected by speed of computer, speed of graphics, other processes, and theme drawing. That's why it may not happen for some people. You

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-09-23 Thread oscar
Used the same test that Sondra on #43 and also with no luck on any theme Lubuntu 17.04 -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1574278 Title: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-08-07 Thread Henk Terhell
> GTK_THEME=Abiword solves the problem, no more flickering Also for me it did not solve the problem on Lubuntu Artful 17.10. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1574278 Title: AbiWord

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-08-06 Thread James Cameron
> GTK_THEME=Abiword solves the problem, no more flickering Does not solve for me on Artful 17.10. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1574278 Title: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-08-06 Thread Mikhail N
Confirm the bug with the dafault Xubuntu theme. $ env GTK_THEME=Abiword solves the problem, no more flickering -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1574278 Title: AbiWord text cursor

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-07-29 Thread Henk Terhell
Note the flashing/flickering effect in the YouTube video "Lubuntu 17.10 Alpha 2 Stable As Ever" at 3'44". https://youtu.be/3tKVjBCA_Nw -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1574278 Title:

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-07-18 Thread Henk Terhell
Your observation on the visual effects is likely the same as mine which I reported as bug #1649001. However this was considered as a duplicate of #1574278. Focuswriter or LibreOffice Writer can be installed as suitable alternatives. -- You received this bug notification because you are a

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-07-18 Thread Sondra Kinsey
I experienced this bug in Lubuntu 16.04, and found it made Abiword unusable. I recently installed Lubuntu 17.04 on a different computer and was disappointed to discover the bug is still present with my fresh installation! That said, I'm not 100% sure my bug is the same as what is reported here.

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-05-06 Thread Brian
Maybe I did not mess it up then. I would agree that the warnings I saw were all non-critical, and it did complete. I am using MATE 17.04 64 bit., gtk 3.22 and is about exactly as Henk explains above. I can also confirm that changing the theme makes no difference for me, and I believe now that the

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-05-06 Thread Henk Terhell
I have experienced that Abiword cannot be used on plain Debian Stretch, Lubuntu 17.04 and Xubuntu 17.04, all using gtk-3.22. Heavy flickering or moving of paper borders occurs, which stops, together with disappearing cursor, after about 8 seconds without activity. Changing the theme does not have

Re: [Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-05-06 Thread James Cameron
G'day Brian. Good to hear. For local testing, the signing can be ignored; there's an option to skip it. The warnings sound familiar, but are normal. For me, the patch did fix the flickering of the whole screen, but did not fix the flickering cursor. Guess next steps upstream involve reproducing

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-05-06 Thread Brian
@James- Thanks for all the help. I went through the steps and in the end, nothing was any different. I was at least able to learn some of the steps used here which I really appreciate. I did not see anything too unusual... there was an error on not being able to sign in the end and many warnings

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-05-05 Thread James Cameron
G'day Brian. The patch command automatically applies a patch to a set of files. The particular patch has a sacrificial path element so the --strip 1 option should be used. The --dry-run option is also useful for testing. So it would be "patch --strip 1 --dry-run < file.patch", where file.patch

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-05-05 Thread Brian
@James- Thanks, I can do the compile and build easy enough. Only question I have then is for the patch, is there an automated way to apply it to the file? I do not have experience in applying changes in this manner, but I can always just change the code. Just hoping to learn more here so I can

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-05-05 Thread James Cameron
G'day Brian. Yes, it needs to be compiled in. Download the Ubuntu source package, apply the patch, build the package, then install it. If you've not done that before, you may find it quite complicated. You might enable deb-src entries in your /etc/apt/sources.list file, then "apt-get update",

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-05-05 Thread Brian
@James- I am sorry, but could you provide a bit of direction on applying that fix? I understand the + and - aspect, but unsure of where/how to apply that. My install was just done through package manager, I wonder if this fix needs to be compiled in? -- You received this bug notification because

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-05-05 Thread Brian
thank you James. I will have a look. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1574278 Title: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text To manage notifications about this

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-05-03 Thread James Cameron
G'day Brian! Yes, the theme workaround began not working for me with 17.04. Yes, the problem can come and go with any changes to the hardware, kernel, X server, or libraries. There is a fix that makes the situation a lot better, see my post last week on the upstream bug

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2017-05-03 Thread Brian
I am running Ubuntu Zesty 17.04 and have this flickering issue. The above fix of changing the theme does nothing to correct the issue. I was using 16.10 prior and did not have this problem. Only after the upgrade did this start to happen. Is there any update on a possible fix for this? -- You

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-12-11 Thread Jeremy Bicha
I'm reopening the Abiword task since there is apparently a flickering problem with abiword on Ubuntu 17.04 Alpha (using GTK 3.22) and one of the developers pointed back to this bug. http://bugzilla.abisource.com/show_bug.cgi?id=13815#c24 ** Changed in: abiword (Ubuntu) Status: Invalid =>

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-11-13 Thread hans-erik sigra
add to grub, radeon.dpm=1, according to this link https://help.ubuntu.com/community/RadeonDriver#Testing_the_driver makes flickering slower but it does not stop. GLX version 1.4 and AMD RV710 I changed grub as xorg used high cpu, when opening abi documents. -- You received this bug

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-10-15 Thread Bug Watch Updater
** Changed in: abiword Status: Invalid => In Progress -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1574278 Title: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text To manage

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-09-14 Thread James Cameron
Uwe, do you have a method to reproduce flickering with the GTK_THEME=adwaita? Even so, the workaround is a major improvement, and the best we have, so I'll add it to my OLPC derivative of the Ubuntu sugar-write-activity package. http://dev.laptop.org/~quozl/y/1bkIWb.txt -- You received this

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-09-14 Thread Uwe Geuder
I wrote: I can confirm [...] the effectiveness of the work-around "GTK_THEME=adwaita abiword". With some more testing I have to qualify that statement a bit: With the adwaita theme the behaviour is clearly improved compared to the default. I have not seen text flickering so far. But the cursor

Re: [Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-09-14 Thread Rafael Laguna
Yes, but we can't force an app to use a custom theme, modifying all Ubuntu distros as a workaround, instead of actually fixing the problem. Apps must use any theme. On Wed, 14 Sep 2016 23:51 Uwe Geuder, wrote: > Using Xubuntu 16.04 with all updates here. > > I can

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-09-14 Thread Uwe Geuder
Using Xubuntu 16.04 with all updates here. I can confirm both the original flickering and the effectiveness of the work-around "GTK_THEME=adwaita abiword". -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu.

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-08-30 Thread Launchpad Bug Tracker
Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users. ** Changed in: gtk+3.0 (Ubuntu Xenial) Status: New => Confirmed -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1574278

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-08-27 Thread Julien Lavergne
According to upstream bug, it's a gtk 3.18 bug which Abiword triggered. An update to 3.20 fix the issue, which is the case on yakkety. To fix the bug on 16.04, we have to find the correct gtk fix (which may not be that easy). ** Also affects: gtk+3.0 (Ubuntu) Importance: Undecided

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-08-03 Thread Bug Watch Updater
** Changed in: abiword Status: Confirmed => Invalid -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1574278 Title: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text To manage

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-07-25 Thread RĂ¼diger Kupper
Confirming for Xenial (16.04.1), Package version: 3.0.1-6ubuntu0.16.04.1 -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1574278 Title: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-07-11 Thread Sondra Kinsey
This effects both the version that ships with Lubuntu 16.04 (abiword 3.0.1-6), and the latest version in lubuntu repositories (abiword 3.0.1-6ubuntu0.16.04.1). I would be happy to test improvements. This bug renders Abiword unusable it is so distracting and nauseating to look at. -- You

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-07-08 Thread Ubuntu QA Website
This bug has been reported on the Ubuntu ISO testing tracker. A list of all reports related to this bug can be found here: http://iso.qa.ubuntu.com/qatracker/reports/bugs/1574278 ** Tags added: iso-testing -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-07-07 Thread Bug Watch Updater
** Changed in: abiword Status: Unknown => Confirmed ** Changed in: abiword Importance: Unknown => High -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1574278 Title: AbiWord text cursor

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-07-06 Thread Jeremy Bicha
** Also affects: abiword via http://bugzilla.abisource.com/show_bug.cgi?id=13791 Importance: Unknown Status: Unknown -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1574278 Title:

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-07-06 Thread James Cameron
Raised upstream as http://bugzilla.abisource.com/show_bug.cgi?id=13791 ** Bug watch added: AbiSource bug tracker #13791 http://bugzilla.abisource.com/show_bug.cgi?id=13791 -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu.

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-07-06 Thread James Cameron
Impacting OLPC. Reproduced using Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial amd64 iso booted as live-image, plus universe, with abiword_3.0.1-6ubuntu0.16.04.1 from xenial-updates. Workaround: switch from Ambiance to High Contrast theme. Also affects package sugar-write-activity_97-5 which depends on package

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-07-06 Thread sudodus
Augustine Souza alias vasa1 at the Ubuntu Forums found the workaroud: *Change to the gtk theme Adwaita* when it is available. I found that several other themes work too without flickering (but not Lubuntu-default and Lubuntu-dark-panel). Some of these themes render the text black in black

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-07-06 Thread Augustine Souza
I used the following command to test Abiword (3.0.1-6ubuntu0.16.04.1) in Lubuntu 16.04 (upgraded from 14.04 and fully updated) and in Lubuntu 16.04's Openbox session: GTK_THEME=Theme_name abiword /usr/share/doc/abiword/copyright The themes I tested were: Adwaita (installed by default)

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-07-05 Thread sudodus
>From the following post at the Ubuntu Forums, I conclude that it is a problem of the Lubuntu desktop environment. http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2321942=13513792#post13513792 Quote Originally Posted by jrrpnani "I have start session with Lxde desktop environment and the flicker issue

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-07-01 Thread Alberto Salvia Novella
** Changed in: lubuntu-artwork (Ubuntu) Importance: Undecided => High -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1574278 Title: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-07-01 Thread Launchpad Bug Tracker
Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users. ** Changed in: lubuntu-artwork (Ubuntu) Status: New => Confirmed -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1574278

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-06-29 Thread Jeremy Bicha
I can duplicate this bug easily by installing lubuntu-artwork and setting my gtk-theme to either of the 2 Lubuntu themes. William, no I don't think abiword will be reverted back to gtk2 in Ubuntu. Antony from #6 , Arch's 3.0.1-5 is just the 5th Arch version of Abiword 3.0.1; it's not the same as

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-06-29 Thread Jeremy Bicha
** Also affects: lubuntu-artwork (Ubuntu) Importance: Undecided Status: New ** Description changed: After adding some text in a new document, the entire document (including gray page background, text, text cursor) starts to flicker very fast. The UI above does not flicker. This

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-06-25 Thread kozaki
I confirm this issue on two Lubuntu 16.04 fresh installs. I could correct it. First yesterday on a Core2 Duo laptop I installed the OS from the official lubuntu-16.04-i386 image. As OP writes > After adding some text in a new document, the *entire document* (including gray page background,

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-06-24 Thread William Geiger
I was reading some post on the Arch site and it seems compiling with GTK2 rather than GTK3 resolved the problem. I just build 3.0.1-7 package from source on my machine (using GTK3). The flickering issue seems to be down to just the cursor but I have some other build issues I need to look into.

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-05-10 Thread JtR
Can confirm this bug after Upgrade from Lubuntu 14.04.4 to 16.04. (abiword 3.0.0-4ubuntu1.1 -> abiword 3.0.1-6) As soon as text is added, the cursor begins to blink unsteadily. Also, Abiword then begins to use unusual amounts of CPU (not enormous, but a few percents). When minimized, there's

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-05-04 Thread Thomas Ward
I can only replicate as reported by the OP when I start triggering automated scroll downs. Pasting 15 pages of filler text was able to very quickly trigger this issue. It actively impacts usability, so I'm bumping this to "High" actively (you can't see the top third of the document window

[Bug 1574278] Re: AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker after adding some text

2016-05-04 Thread Thomas Ward
I have confirmed this, however it is *only* the cursor, it is not the text itself or other components - it is only the cursor. This doesn't impact anything but that cursor blink rate. ** Summary changed: - AbiWord starts to flicker after adding some text + AbiWord text cursor starts to flicker