Re: [dwm] Java programs not displayed correctly

From: Anselm R. Garbe <>
Date: Thu, 14 Sep 2006 10:26:24 +0200

On Wed, Sep 13, 2006 at 03:17:12PM +0200, Frank Innerhofer-Oberperfler wrote:
> Hi Pavel,
> I experienced the same problem some time ago (with jabref) and the
> only solution I came up with was to switch back to suns jvm 1.4 for
> these programs.

That's why I don't believe it is a dwm issue. The Java front
does ot care much about !KDE and !Gnome/XFCE environments. Thus
they expect a specific kind of window management.

> On 9/13/06, Pavel Samek <> wrote:
> >The only problem I have with dwm (1.5) is that java applications are not
> >displyed correctly with Sun jvm 1.5.0_07. To demonstrate the problem you
> >can
> >simply run the jconsole tool from J2SE distribution. There are two windows:
> >- entry dialog "JConsole: Connect to Agent"
> >- main window "J2SE 5.0 Monitoring & Management Console"
> >The dialog is displayed ok, but the main window shows only empty gray frame
> >(should be frame with menu bar, one menu item "Connection").
> >The same for other java apps having a frame with menu bar.
> >Other window managers like WindowMaker, Xfce4 display it correctly.
> >I believe the problem is with the Sun jvm, but knows someone some
> >workaround?
> Best regards,
> Frank.


 Anselm R. Garbe  ><><  ><><  GPG key: 0D73F361
Received on Thu Sep 14 2006 - 10:26:24 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0 : Sun Jul 13 2008 - 14:31:15 UTC