Bug#138995: libcw: text entry widget duplicates characters during quick typing
On Wed, Apr 17, 2002 at 07:20:02PM -0500, Colin Watson wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 28, 2002 at 08:49:23PM -0600, Colin Watson wrote:
> > On Tue, Mar 19, 2002 at 03:06:38AM +0000, xsdg wrote:
> > > I usually type between 60 and 80 words per minute. As I use cooledit
> > > to edit my LaTeX documents, I use it quite often. Sometimes, when I
> > > press a key in the main text edit widget in cooledit, it prints the
> > > previously-entered character (or, sometimes, the character before
> > > that) in place of the character which I pressed. This occurs
> > > consistently, although not at every keypress. Also, the problem
> > > happens most notably during inter-word spaces.
> > Just by way of a data point, I can't reproduce this at all (using the
> > same versions of cooledit and libcw). Perhaps this is an X server bug?
> > I've occasionally noticed keystrokes being duplicated in a variety of X
> > clients recently when the system is under moderate to heavy load.
> What video card do you have? So far I've noticed this kind of thing at
> work, where I have an i810 card.
Considering your alacrity in complaining to -devel about our slow
response, I find it amusing that you haven't answered this query yet! :)
I've tagged the bug unreproducible, for the reasons mentioned above. At
some point it'll have to be closed or reassigned elsewhere. Ping?
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]
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