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Do you know if your latest Snow Leopard compatible release is also compatible with OSX Lion, or do you have a projected release date for WS for Lion?

asked 11 Aug '11, 09:36

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It's mostly compatible with Lion, although if you scroll the packet list with a scroll-ball (rather than by dragging the scrollbar) or possibly with a trackpad, some rows in the packet list will show up as blank; if you move the mouse over them, they draw normally. This appears to be a GTK+ bug that shows up with the presumably-newer version of X11 in Lion; upgrading the GTK+ in the OS X buildbots should make this go away.

There's no reason to have a separate build for Lion.

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answered 11 Aug '11, 10:39

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I agree with Guy. I've played with various versions of X11 that will work with Lion, but I haven't noted the GTK issue.

(16 Aug '11, 12:37) GeonJay
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That UI refresh issue is really annoying on Lion. If it's possible to spin up a new build at some point to take care of this issue, it would be much appreciated.

(22 Aug '11, 16:11) H_B

Im a new user and trying to test it on oxs lion, The app opens give a message about x11 then closes

(24 Aug '11, 17:34) bharned3

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(24 Aug '11, 17:48) helloworld

I agree with H_B, please release a version for Lion that fixes this issue. It's almost impossible to use.

(18 Nov '11, 11:20) administraitor

The 1.6.4 build is built with GTK+ 2.24.5, so it should work. Try 1.6.4 or later builds.

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answered 19 Nov '11, 11:18

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