[Wine] Lotus Notes 7.03 crash when changing workspaces

James Mckenzie jjmckenzie51 at earthlink.net
Thu Jun 24 10:52:12 CDT 2010

David Gerard <dgerard at gmail.com> wrote:
>On 17 June 2010 18:08, Martin Gregorie <martin at gregorie.org> wrote:
>> On Thu, 2010-06-17 at 16:54 +0100, David Gerard wrote:
>>> As long as I use only one workspace. If I open it in one
>>> workspace and change to another, it's likely to crash.
>> I've seen this, but only with one particular program and only when two
>> copies of it were running in the same Wine prefix.
>> I have no idea why the program in question was affected except that it
>> is a very old Win95, or even Win 3.11, program that seems to be written
>> in VB 3. I run other programs that don't have this problem.
>In 1.2-RC4, a new weirdness has come about: Lotus Notes changes
>workspace from time to time!
>I would *guess* a weird interaction between Notes, Wine, GNOME, Compiz
>and the video driver ... and I'm now wondering if, when it crashed,
>Compiz was actually trying to move it to another workspace ...

This is why the Wine community recommends turning off Compiz.  It is a wonderful interface, but has its 'quirks'....

James McKenzie

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