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Tray: simplify force-redraw, use code that actually works
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Prevent most corruption of tray icons and reduce by half incomplete rendering of them, replace a never-built code block that could not be built, and replace (deprecated) direct expose handling with gtk_widget_hide/gtk_widget_show_all

*Note that this is needed for GTK 3.23 but may help remaining icon issues with GTK 3.22 as well and is simpler code in any case
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lukefromdc committed Jul 7, 2018
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47 changes: 5 additions & 42 deletions applets/notification_area/system-tray/na-tray-child.c
Expand Up @@ -561,48 +561,11 @@ na_tray_child_force_redraw (NaTrayChild *child)

if (gtk_widget_get_mapped (widget))
#if 1
/* Sending an ExposeEvent might cause redraw problems if the
* icon is expecting the server to clear-to-background before
* the redraw. It should be ok for GtkStatusIcon or EggTrayIcon.
GdkDisplay *display;
Display *xdisplay;
XEvent xev;
GdkWindow *plug_window;
GtkAllocation allocation;

display = gtk_widget_get_display (widget);
xdisplay = GDK_DISPLAY_XDISPLAY (display);

plug_window = gtk_socket_get_plug_window (GTK_SOCKET (child));
gtk_widget_get_allocation (widget, &allocation);

xev.xexpose.type = Expose;
xev.xexpose.window = GDK_WINDOW_XID (plug_window);
xev.xexpose.x = 0;
xev.xexpose.y = 0;
xev.xexpose.width = allocation.width;
xev.xexpose.height = allocation.height;
xev.xexpose.count = 0;

gdk_x11_display_error_trap_push (display);
XSendEvent (xdisplay,
False, ExposureMask,
/* We have to sync to reliably catch errors from the XSendEvent(),
* since that is asynchronous.
XSync (xdisplay, False);
gdk_x11_display_error_trap_pop_ignored (display);
/* Hiding and showing is the safe way to do it, but can result in more
* flickering.
gdk_window_hide (widget->window);
gdk_window_show (widget->window);
/* Hiding and showing is the safe way to do it, but can result in more
* flickering.

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