Re: Applixware - no joy

Subject: Re: Applixware - no joy
From: Neil Jolly (
Date: Thu Feb 15 2001 - 09:54:29 MST

On February 14, 2001 04:43 pm, you wrote:
> I just bought Applixware Office 4.4.2 for PPC Linux and am having trouble.
> I installed in via the non-rpm install (the rpm script wouldn't work).
> I'm using YDL champion server 1.2 with kernel 2.2.17.
> The major problem is that the Applixware windows don't get redrawn when
> moved around the screen etc - they turn blank. I'm using XFree86 3.3.6
> and backingstore is on. ANy ideas or solutions would be most appreciated!

This is a fairly well known complaint with applixware. The only solution that
I'm aware of is moving to XFree86-4*. That's solved the problem for me.
Applixware knows of the problem, and seems to have little interest in
resolving the issue.


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