[maemo-developers] Bug#6203, rotation and OHMD

From: Eero Tamminen eero.tamminen at nokia.com
Date: Wed Nov 18 18:43:52 EET 2009

ext Aniello Del Sorbo wrote:
> why don't you guys simply allow only the foremost (i.e. the currently
> visible one)
> application to rotate and send the rotation event to the other apps
> AFTER the animation has completed.

Background applications don't get the rotation / redraw messages at all.
You can check this with xresponse and/or xev.

(Fixing that in X and composite/window manager required a lot of work,
but AFAIK applicable parts of this work are now in upstream.)

	- Eero
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