<AWT Dev> RFR: Support GNOME Shell as mutter

Anthony Petrov anthony.petrov at oracle.com
Mon Sep 16 07:02:43 PDT 2013

Hi Omair,

Thanks for the patch. Looks fine to me. I've just filed a bug for this fix:

8024863: X11: Support GNOME Shell as mutter

Do you have commit rights for the awt-gate, or do you want me to push 
the fix for you?

best regards,

On 09/16/13 01:45, Omair Majid wrote:
> On 09/08/2013 04:11 PM, Omair Majid wrote:
>> Hi,
>> With recent versions of GNOME shell, GNOME shell sets the _NET_WM_NAME
>> to "GNOME Shell" instead of mutter. It's still mutter that's running,
>> but with a different _NET_WM_NAME.
>> The following webrev makes OpenJDK compatible with these newer versions:
>> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~omajid/webrevs/new-gnome-shell-compat/00/
> Anyone have any comments or suggestions? Is this patch okay for jdk8?
> Thanks,
> Omair

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