VLC opens mysterious second window

Gilboa Davara gilboad at gmail.com
Tue May 11 19:57:58 UTC 2010

On Tue, 2010-05-11 at 13:14 -0600, Petrus de Calguarium wrote:
> vlc-1.1.0-0.6.pre4.fc13.x86_64
> I am not sure if this is the right place to post, but as VLC has been coming 
> from kde-redhat lately, here goes...
> When I open VLC, a mysterious second window opens. It is tiny, say about 0.5 cm 
> wide and 1 cm long and it has the 'X' icon. One can stretch the window and 
> there is just garbled nothingness inside. Closing VLC also closes this window. 
> It is somehow tied to VLC. Under VLC View menu, I see docked playlist toggled 
> on, but toggling it off does not close this window, yet it is somehow tied to 
> VLC. Closing this window causes plasma to crash.

Seeing the same.
F12, latest KDE-unstable.

- Gilboa

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