<AWT Dev> TrayIcon not working with LXDE on Raspberry Pi

Simon Nash simon at cjnash.com
Tue Mar 7 16:07:25 UTC 2017

On 07/03/2017 12:57, Sergey Bylokhov wrote:
> Hi, Simon.
> I don't remember such issues, please file a bug. Also please provide steps to reproduce. If it will be possible I suggest to check some additional options:
> -Dsun.java2d.xrender=true
> -Dsun.java2d.xrender=false
> -Dsun.java2d.opengl=true
> -Dsun.java2d.opengl=false
I have tried all these.  The following work:


and the following don't work:


For steps to reproduce, it is necessary to have a test application that creates
a tray icon with a menu.  I can put this together but it will take a day or two.


>> The TrayIcon display of messages, hover text and pop-up menus appeara to be
>> broken when running JDK9 EA build 159 on Raspbian LXDE.  In all cases, the
>> background is drawn but there is no foreground text.  Selecting the invisible
>> text of a menu item works as expected.  Is this a known issue or should I
>> create a bug report?
>> Simon Nash

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