<AWT Dev> Taking screenshots on x11 composite desktop produce wrong result

Sergey Bylokhov Sergey.Bylokhov at oracle.com
Wed Mar 9 17:00:56 UTC 2016

> This looks preferable to the Gtk+ version. The Gtk+2 version will hit issues
> when loading Gtk+2 in Java code where the native code is using Gtk+3 (e.g.
> Eclipse, LibreOffice). At the moment, loading Gtk+2 is confined to loading the look and
> feel, but the current changes in 9 would expand its use to whenever Robot is used.

There is a patch under review, which will add initial support of gtk3:

Probably Semyon or Alexander Z can compare all our robot 
implementations(gtk2/gtk3/x11) and select one of them.

Best regards, Sergey.

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