jEdit hypersearch window focus on Ubuntu

NoOp glgxg at
Thu Jun 18 23:46:39 UTC 2009

On 06/17/2009 05:54 AM, Colin Law wrote:
> I have a problem using jEdit on Ubuntu. I have tried the jEdit forum
> without success.  Perhaps someone here can offer some suggestions.
> I am using jEdit 4.3pre16, java 1.6.0_10 on Ubuntu 8.10.
> The problem is that when I perform a hypersearch, the floating
> hypersearch window is given the focus (its title bar changes colour if
> the bar is visible on screen) but it is not popped up on top of any
> other application's windows that may cover it.  If the window is
> completely covered by other windows then I have to manually select it
> in the task bar (which minimises it) then select it again to pop it up.
> It works fine in XP, but then not much else does.
> Colin

You might try filing a bug:

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