X Error of failed request: BadWindow (invalid Window parameter)

gerard patel g.patel at wanadoo.fr.invalid
Thu Oct 11 12:34:23 CDT 2001

On Thu, 11 Oct 2001 04:39:42 GMT, Patrick Berge <pberge at stny.rr.com>

>I got a new laptop and have been updating all my tools. 

Do you mean that you upgraded everything _including Wine_ ?
If yes, it's a big mistake. This is something that should be done
only with applications that are proven and mature. Wine is
alpha and presents a new regression each week or worse.

> All the wine apps 
>I need working are running fine except Street Atlas 8.0 which I got running 
>fine on my old laptop.
>I am failing with the latest wine-cvs from Oct 9th with the following:
>X Error of failed request:  BadWindow (invalid Window parameter)
>  Major opcode of failed request:  4 (X_DestroyWindow)
>  Resource id in failed request:  0x2a00027
>  Serial number of failed request:  578
>  Current serial number in output stream:  619
>If I run with "Synchronous" = "Y" then I  get no error but wine seemed to 
>just hang. 

If configured correctly the debugger should launch at this

> I then try the exact same old wine release from my old laptop 
>and got the same error.  As a result I think my problem may be related to 
>XFree86 4.1 which I  just installed for dri support.

Possibly a difference between Xfree 3 and 4 - or just a Wine
regression. It's not possible to say more with the information
that you give.


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