[linux-audio-user] jack things please

Marc-Olivier Barre mobarre at gmail.com
Tue Dec 5 08:58:34 EST 2006

> sorry for hiJACKing the thread..
> I experience some annoying behavior with qjackctl 0.2.21 Qt3.3.7 + gnome
> + metacity (debian/sid). anyone else too?
> I've "enabled system try icon" and "keep child windows always on top"
> in qjackctl settings.
> 1) if qjackctl starts up before the notification area in the panel
>    it ends up on the first desktop...
>  -> tweak startup order in gnome session properties helps,
>   but I "always save my session" and the information is reset
>   when I re-start qjackctl... ok I could live with that.

It's annoying, but I never found a clean workaround. Though, if you
look at demudi gnome startup scripts, they have "a sort of" workaround
(waiting for the panel to be started).

> 2) qjackctl does not appear in the any window list (any more)
>  I can not "ALT-TAB" switch to qjackctl or its dialog windows!
>  not even select it from the task bar.
>  the qjackctl-Icon does not allow me to "raise" windows either.
>  fi. if I toggle the connections dialog it sometimes appears behind
>  other windows
>  - has someone fixed this with  Gconf? qjackctl?
>  -> I devote some fixed workspace for qjackctl-connections, and learned
>  to use jack_connect ;-P
> I have not seen any good alternative to qjackctl! many many thanks Rui!

I didn't have the issue with a recent qjackctl.

Marc-Olivier Barre,

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