[AG-TECH] Rat MBUS funny

Andrew Sharpe andrew.sharpe1 at jcu.edu.au
Mon Jun 19 21:26:23 CDT 2006

Have you tried setting your window manager to not use opaque windows when moving?


Bonnett, PG (Paul) wrote:
> Stephen,
> We see this failure regularly as we have an over enthusiastic operator
> who drags the RAT across the screen too quickly and can easily create
> this error.
> I'm glad someone else sees this - I sometimes feel we are the only site
> with problems!
> Paul
> Rutherford Appleton Laboratories
> Oxon, UK 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-ag-tech at mcs.anl.gov [mailto:owner-ag-tech at mcs.anl.gov] On
> Behalf Of S.Booth
> Sent: 09 June 2006 13:57
> To: ag-tech at mcs.anl.gov
> Subject: [AG-TECH] Rat MBUS funny
> I spotted a funny behaviour with RAT on windows yesterday.
> If you pick up the RAT window with the mouse and waggle it back and
> forth for 30 seconds or so you sometimes get a the ratmedia program
> falling over with a "MBUS error" pop-up window.
> I managed to reproduce this with both AG3.0.1 on XP and AG2.4 on
> Win-2000 in both cases I was in a venue with background music playing so
> there was a lot of mbus traffic to update the level meters and both
> systems were dual CPU.
> These are a fairly contrived set of circumstances and  Ive never seen
> this in a real meeting but it looks to me that the mbus code needs
> tweaking a bit.
>  			Stephen
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