[Wine]DC++ 0.668 - Annoying "tooltips"

david gnome at hawaii.rr.com
Fri Jan 28 00:58:16 CST 2005

Pavel Troller wrote:
>>Hmmm, I get similar phenomona from my KDE 3.3 desktop - descriptions of icons will come up like they're supposed to, then not necessarily disappear. Perhaps some prb with video drivers?
>>gnome at hawaii.rr.com
> Hello David,
>   I cannot confirm this here - KDE/Qt tooltips, as well gtk2 ones, simply all
> native Linux implementations, are behaving correctly here, disappearing as
> they should. Interesting is the situation in wine - for example, MS word 97's
> tooltips are working perfectly, but tooltips in its Open File dialog window
> aren't - they show rectangles instead of letters and they exhibit the same bugs
> as DC++'s tooltips, until the dialog window is closed. So I cannot even
> generalize this that ALL tooltips from programs run by wine are wrong.
>   So it seems that maybe You have another but similar problem.

Probably so. I suppose it could be some interaction within WINE, I'm 
completely puzzled why it would behave properly at one seemingly 
identical place on screen, and not properly at another place.

gnome at hawaii.rr.com

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